One of the greatest influences on a student’s success is the attention of a committed adult mentor.
Every student needs a caring adult in their life to listen to them, believe in them, and to dream with them. We support healthy mentoring relationships for every interested student that enhances the development of strong virtues and work ethic, and the development of marketplace skills. One student, with One adult, for One hour each week.
Alex found himself a deep hole and had little hope for a better life. He and his friends were into drugs and skipped school often. When asked if he wanted a mentor he thought, “finally”. As the result of having dedicated and caring mentors, Alex has now graduated and is going to college with hope for a brighter future.
Sky was having a hard time focusing in school and staying motivated to get her work done. She hadn’t given much thought to going to college but because of her mentor’s influence, she applied herself to strive toward the goals she knew would make her life better. Sky will be graduating on time and has been accepted at several colleges. Having a mentor has helped her reach for things she didn’t realize she wanted.