EVERY CHILD WHO NEEDS A MENTOR SHOULD HAVE A MENTOR
Virginia Mentoring Partnership is an anchor organization that promotes effective youth mentoring by increasing the capacity and sustainability of mentoring programs, and providing resources to support the mentoring field throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.
STRENGTHEN YOUR PROGRAM
Effective mentoring programs follow research-based standards, and mentoring program quality is a driver of youth outcomes. VMP creates and delivers in-person workshops for 1,800 mentors, mentees, and program staff annually.
The Latest from Virginia Mentoring Partnership
This April, VMP was proud to successfully launch the "Faces of Mentoring" exhibition hosted at University of Richmond Downtown on First Fridays. Thank you to the students, administrators, program partners, and mentoring matches who attended this celebratory kickoff,...
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Young people who have dedicated, consistent adults in their lives are less likely to drop out of school or engage in risky behaviors, and are more likely to go to college, enter the workforce, and have strong relationships with peers and parents. They are better...
150,000 young people in Virginia are in need of positive developmental relationships with caring adults.