April is Financial Literacy Month

April is #FinancialLiteracyMonth! Learn how you can facilitate important conversations about financial literacy with your mentee! Throughout April, celebrate Financial Literacy Month. Research has shown that American teens rank below half of their peers in other...

Did you catch VMP’s April newsletter?

Read up on the latest updates from VMP, including upcoming trainings, regional updates, resources for Financial Literacy Month, and recognition of volunteers for National Volunteer Week! Click here to read VMP’s April...

Celebrating 25 Years of VMP

As we wrap up a successful (and busy!) National Mentoring Month, VMP is excited to continue celebrating mentoring throughout the year in recognition of our organization’s 25th Anniversary.  Throughout 2018, you’ll notice some new things from us –...

Did you catch VMP’s December newsletter?

Read up on the latest updates from VMP, including training schedule, staff transitions, and National Mentoring Month opportunities. Click here to read our December newsletter.

Did you catch VMP’s March newsletter?

Read up on the latest updates from VMP, including a note from our Executive Director, upcoming trainings and events, and highlights of our work across the state. Click here to read VMP’s March...

Continuing My Commitment to Service

My life is not just a checklist. Before VISTA my jobs and life were all about checklists. Name badge-check. Apron-check. Smile-check. But what if the smile wasn’t a job requirement or a checkbox, but it was a benefit?  It was an outcome that was caused by the work I...

2017 State of Mentoring in Virginia: Survey Results Released

In July, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership released the results of its national initiative to collect survey data from mentoring programs across the country. On a state level, VMP gathered data from Virginia programs to gain information about the services,...

Fall training dates announced

VMP’s training calendar for the rest of 2017 has been scheduled. Check out our offerings for general public sessions. VMP also provides private training sessions for programs. Click here to file a request for a session for your...

Did you catch VMP’s July newsletter?

Read up on the latest updates from VMP, including training schedule, staff development opportunities, and the release of State of Mentoring survey results. Click here to read our July newsletter.