Mentors & Volunteers
Become A Mentor
Find a mentoring opportunity today! Using the Mentoring Connector, search for a variety of programs in your community and connect with them directly about volunteering.
MENTOR Virginia provides training to mentoring program coordinators, youth development professionals, mentors and mentees seeking to enhance their knowledge of mentoring.
WHAT IS MENTORING REALLY LIKE?
Though each mentoring story is different, they are all inspiring. Read how the mentoring effect has a profound impact not only on mentees but also mentors.
Joe and Robin
As a young inner-city child in a single-parent household, Joe was one of many young people facing an opportunity gap – as he describes it, “the odds were …
Christina and Elaine
Elaine met Christina when she was in the first grade, 17 years ago. Christina was incredibly shy and anxious. Elaine, who never had a daughter, wasn’t sure how Christina might respond to …