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STEM Mentoring VGF Mini-Grant Release!

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) will provide the 2018 STEM Mentoring VGF

Mini-Grant to increase the number of STEM mentors serving the youth of Kansas. 

For more information click here! 

January is National Mentoring Month!

National Mentoring Month focuses national attention on the need for mentors and

the positive effect it can have on young lives. This campaign aims to raise awareness

of mentoring in its various forms, recruit individuals to mentor, and promote the rapid growth of mentoring.

Join us in elevating the mentoring movement this January!

Access the National Mentoring Month Toolkit

Download MENTOR’S National Mentoring Month Logos and Graphics 

Important Dates:

January 4, 2018 - I Am a Mentor Day

  • A day for volunteer mentors to celebrate their role and reflect on the ways mentees have enhanced their world.

January 11, 2018 - National Mentoring Day Kick-off Twitter Chat - (3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT)

  •  A social media opportunity to discuss all things National Mentoring Month and how mentoring is impacting local communities.

 January 15, 2018 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

  • A day to share in the inspirational words of MLK, Jr. and elevate the spirit of service through volunteerism.

 January 17, 2018 - International Mentoring Day

  • A day of international conversations on social media where photos, video, and powerful mentoring stories messages are shared.

January 24 – 26, 2018 – National Mentoring Summit Convened by MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership in Washington, DC

  • The National Mentoring Summit is the only national convening of youth mentoring professionals, researchers, MENTOR Affiliates, philanthropic investors, and government and civic leaders aimed at collectively strengthening and expanding quality mentoring relationships for young people across the country.

January 25, 2018 - #ThankYourMentor Day

  • This day concludes the #ThankYourMentor campaign! Anyone with real life mentoring experiences can thank those who helped them on their path to adulthood and beyond.

Take part in the #ThankYourMentor Campaign

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News & Events

Register now for the August Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series installment "Making the Right Match: A Discussion with Experienced Practitioners".