February 2020
UWYC Wednesday Wins
Have you ever thought "if only I had an extra day, I could get so much more done!"? As we enter February, on a leap year, don't let those extra hours go to waste. Commit to accomplishing a meaningful task on the 29th and make sure to share your plans with us on social media using #UWYCBestYear

If you haven't already, click the link below to get your copy of our 2020 Action Calendar to make sure you have the most impactful year possible!
Celebrate and Connect
On January 31, local leaders, elected officials and interested parties gathering for the Best Beginnings Coalition's annual Celebrate and Connect event. Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Best Beginning's 2019 accomplishments and connected for 2020 goals! This group is making big improvements to Early Childhood Education in Yellowstone County!
Mentor Appreciation Lunch
On January 28, 30 Success Mentors gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of their mentees. One mother shared with the mentors:

" My son absolutely loves his mentor. It’s hard to put it on one little thing…the TIME and DEDICATION she takes to check in on him. He knows if he ever needs anything, that he can count on her.
Interested in Being a Success Mentor?

Success mentors are community volunteers who know the importance of investing in our community, starting with its youngest citizens for a brighter future.

What does a Success Mentor Do?
  • Commit to mentoring an at-risk student
  • Meet once a week during their lunch hour
  • Help students make and reach goals while realizing their full potential

If that sounds like something you can handle, click the button below to learn what your next step looks like.
Random Acts of Kindness Day
February 17
Spread some kindness by recognizing your friends, neighbors and coworkers for the kind acts that they carry out.
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity to help students succeed? Click the link below to view current volunteer opportunities in Yellowstone County!
If you would like your organization's opportunities listed, contact Chris: