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2016 Mentoring Caucus: Thank You!

On Wednesday, September 21st, MPM hosted the 2016 Mentoring Caucus, this year’s take on our more traditional conference (inspired by the election season)! To kick it off, Eric Mahmoud, Founder and CEO of the Harvest Network of Schools, spoke about … Continue reading

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“Kids are great and we should invest in them.” – Mentoring in the News

For this month’s “Mentoring in the News”, we wanted to highlight one our Expert Partners that received quite a bit of coverage in the news recently. While I was up north visiting family the first weekend of March, I noticed … Continue reading

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Quality Corner: What Does Youth-Initiated Mentoring Mean for Mentoring Programs?

Only 4% of youth 8-18 had a formal mentor according to The Mentoring Effect. Most young people access mentorship through teachers, school counselors, coaches, and neighbors. Formal mentoring programs are unable to serve every child and may not reach every … Continue reading

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Mentoring 365 Project: Leading and Mentoring By Example

Anthony Harris is currently a senior majoring in Biology at Carleton College. Upon transferring to Carlton as a sophomore, he decided to get involved on campus by pursuing a position as an OIIL Peer Leader. Anthony did not have a … Continue reading

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Mentoring 365 Project: A Passion for Peer Mentoring

Jeffrey Bissoy-Mattis is a junior at Carleton College, and has been OIIL Peer Leader for the past two years. Even though he initially didn’t consider taking the position, someone noticed how naturally mentoring came to Jeff and decided his outgoing … Continue reading

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Mentoring 365 Project: Championing Quality Mentoring Relationships

Gloria Lewis is the President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities and also serves on the board of the Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota (MPM). She has been in her current position for the last … Continue reading

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#ThankYourMentor, Following MPM on LinkedIn, and learn how to use your LinkedIn to help MPM!

I am Wendy Raymond and I wanted to introduce myself as the new Communications and Project’s Associate for the Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota (MPM). One of my new projects at the organization is reinvigorating MPM’s LinkedIn page. This comes as … Continue reading

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