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We believe in the power of mentoring

The Mentoring Partnership advances mentoring in Western PA to ignite community involvement, strengthen programs and empower all youth to succeed in life.

Our Impact

 The Mentoring Partnership grows mentoring to ensure that all young people in our community have caring adults in their lives who are equipped to help them feel safe, supported and empowered to dream big. Take a look at this snapshot of our work!


Trained911mentors & mentees

Delivered1,048hours of no-cost support

What’s New

Magic of Mentoring 2023

Join us on October 10th for the Magic of Mentoring at Acrisure Stadium!

PNC Champions Club at Acrisure Stadium
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Nominations Open for the Pittsburgh Steelers' 2023-24 All-Peer Team

TMP is teaming up with The Pittsburgh Steelers and The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette to build the second annual Steelers All-Peer Team featuring high school football players from around the region who go above and beyond in providing mentor-like support for their teammates and other peers. 

Creating Mentoring Magic for All Youth

As caring adults, we have the opportunity to create mentoring magic for all young people in our lives!


Upcoming Trainings & Events


Mentoring 101

11:00AM | PrivateMore info

Virtual Mentoring 101 October 2023 Saturday session

9:30AM | online - TMP ZoomMore info

Elements Intro October 2023

2:00PM | online - TMP ZoomMore info

Featured Resources

Program Best Practices
Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring

Research-based, practitioner-approved standards for creating and sustaining quality youth mentoring programs and impactful mentoring relationships.

Building Relationships
Everyday Mentoring

Everyday Mentoring recognizes that adults everywhere can make a mentoring difference for youth in their daily lives.

Building Relationships
Making the Most of Mentoring

This activity card provides tips for youth on how to build their networks and map out their goals.


Be a Mentoring Champion

Your support will make critical mentoring connections for kids in our community. Give today to ensure all youth know the power of having someone in their corner who believes in them!

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