Mentor Perspective: Christine’s Story

Mentor Perspective: Christine’s Story

I have been mentoring a young girl for a little over a year now. The idea of mentoring was suggested to me when my youngest child went away to college.  The first time I met my mentee, I had so many thoughts about if I would have anything useful to offer...
Mentor Perspective: Jamie’s Story

Mentor Perspective: Jamie’s Story

We both were nervous, and that was the moment I knew  exactly where God wanted us both to be. I started mentoring earlier this year! To be honest I was nervous about what I was doing, yet excited to be able to help a young girl as a positive influence....
Mentor Perspective: Ashley’s Story

Mentor Perspective: Ashley’s Story

Mentoring had long been in my heart and mind. Thinking about the positive impact I could make on a young person’s life, being a positive consistent support person in their life. I started mentoring at the beginning of the year, I was pleasantly surprised at how...
Mentor Perspective: Lori’s Story

Mentor Perspective: Lori’s Story

Seven years ago I attended a Release prayer walk through the Douglas County Youth Center. It was an eye opening experience to see so many people talking to and praying with the youth. From that experience, I was inspired to begin volunteering as a weekly Bible study...
Mentor Perspective: William’s Story

Mentor Perspective: William’s Story

I didn’t originally intend to be a mentor in any mentor program. Instead, I was simply trying to be helpful when a previous student of mine had identified me as a potential mentor. The process of being officially matched was simple enough and is what...