Prepare to Leverage National Mentoring Month
In January, thousands of mentoring programs across the country will participate in National Mentoring Month, a concentrated burst of public awareness for the mentoring field. Make sure your program takes full advantage of the opportunities to promote the benefits of mentoring.
Tuesday, Nov 21st,
the Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series is hosting a webinar on the topic:
"National Mentoring Month: How to Engage and Recruit."
to join the webinar or access the recording.
At the close of National Mentoring Month, the 8th Annual
National Mentoring Summit
will take place January 24-26th
, 2018 in Washing
The National Mentoring Summit, consisting of several workshops and networking opportunities, is the only national convening of youth mentoring professionals, researchers, philanthropic investors and government and civic leaders aimed at collectively strengthening and expanding quality mentoring relationships for young people across the country.
The theme for this year's summit is "Building Relationships, Advancing the Movement". To learn more and r
Technical Assistance Updates
|This month, we welcome two new additions to our program team as part-time technical assistance providers: Ashley Williams and Tabatha Spurlock. Both Ashley and Tabatha come to VMP with a depth of experience with coordinating mentoring programs and implementing quality practices in previous roles with the Department of Juvenile Justice Re- Entry Mentoring Program and Henrico HEROES, respectively.
We are excited to have them on board to support programs with individualized consulting. To learn more about technical assistance or to request no-cost technical assistance for your program, visit the National Mentoring Resource Center.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, VMP would like to extend our gratitude to
programs, volunteers, staff, and supporters of mentoring who do so much to promote mentoring and impact the lives of Virginia's youth. We also feel it is important to take a few moments
to express appreciation to our mentors and those caring adults who made an impact on our lives. We invite you to take a few moments and share your mentoring story, and tag VMP!
Virginia Mentoring Partnership is a 501 (c) 3 organization that is supported by grants, corporate donations, individual donations and in-kind services. For more information or to support our organization please visit us at www.vamentoring.org
Virginia Mentoring Partnership
4900 Augusta Ave, Suite 140
Richmond, VA 23230