Created by the Harvard School of Public Health and MENTOR, National Mentoring Month marks its 13th year in 2014. By focusing national attention on the need for mentors, as well as how each of us — individuals, businesses, government agencies, schools, faith communities and nonprofits — can work together to increase the number of mentors, we assure brighter futures for our young people.
Local partners across the country work to leverage the national campaign and recruit and raise awareness for mentoring in their communities. The goals of National Mentoring Month are to:
For more information, visit www.nationalmentoringmonth.org.
From keeping students engaged in and successful at school, to helping them graduate, attend college and succeed in a work enviornment, we know the powerful impact that mentoring can have on young people. We have planned a comprehensive campaign to raise the awareness of mentoring and its impact in strengthening communities.
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