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Conference is Just Two Clicks Away – Register for Live Streaming!

Can’t make it to the Twin Cities to participate in the 2012 Minnesota Mentoring Conference in person this year?  How about joining us online? For the first time, MPM is offering a “live streaming” option for the conference.  Register for this … Continue reading

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Creating the Win-Win

Our guest blogger is Courtney KcKeown, National Partnership Specialist for iMentor. McKeown will be co-presenting the workshop “Creating the Win-Win: Offering Students Better Services Through Join Programming” at the 13th annual Minnesota Mentoring Conference on October 15th. Acceptance letters are … Continue reading

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In the Media: Twin Cities Mentoring Program Serves ‘Invisible Demographic’ – Children of Incarcerated Parents

At the end of December, the Star Tribune printed a great article about the Mentoring Children of Prisoners program at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities (BBBSGTC), featuring a touching story of one of the program’s mentor … Continue reading

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Minnesota Cities Rank Top in the Nation for Volunteerism

The Corporation for National & Community Service has issued new information on volunteering in Minnesota, including that residents of the Twin Cities volunteer more than any other metro area in the nation.  As a state, 37.5% of Minnesota residents volunteer, … Continue reading

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Mentoring Advocate Joe Mauer: American Hero

The Bleacher Report has published an article titled, “Why Joe Mauer, Not Derek Jeter, Should be America’s Most Popular Player.”  That alone is enough to make any Minnesotan’s chest swell with pride.  The article goes on to explain that part … Continue reading

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“Fall in Love with Mentoring” Event to be Hosted by Minnapolis CARES

The Minneapolis CARES Mentoring Movement invites you to Fall in Love with Mentoring!  Come to the atrium of the IDS tower in downtown Minneapolis on Friday, February 12 for live music followed by Minneapolis CARES mentoring information tables. Invite your … Continue reading

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Obama and Pawlenty Issue Proclamations for National Mentoring Month

There are a lot of people working to support youth through National Mentoring Month, including such prominent government officials as President Barack Obama and Governor Tim Pawlenty.  Both the White House and the State of Minnesota have issued proclamations declaring … Continue reading

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