More Males Mentoring: What Practices Have You Tried to Successfully Recruit More Men to Your Mentoring Program?

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The AMP is searching for 3-5 mentoring community program leaders to join the 3M (More Males Mentoring) Task Force to take place between February – June 2019. The meeting could include an in-person gathering as well as video or teleconferences with the goal of a completed resource toolkit by February 2020. To apply please email michael.janz@albertamentors.ca with a two or …

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13 Steps That Help Define A Quality Mentoring Program. Do you Complete all 13 Steps?

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The Alberta Mentoring Partnership has a multitude of tools and resources to help you create a mentoring program along with more specific resources to help bring your program to the next level, including considerations for creating mentoring programs for special populations. Get started now, and download the Creating a Quality, Community-Based Mentoring Program Toolkit. Quality mentoring is mentoring that produces …

Mentoring in the news, where is your story?

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#MENTORINGMONTH IN THE NEWS When mentoring is in the news anywhere, it helps make the case for mentoring everywhere. As #mentoringmonth draws to a close, help us reach 100 positive mentoring stories. Here are four that we’ve captured so far. It’s not too late! Did we miss yours? Big Brothers Big Sisters in need of volunteers: Medicine Hat News (January …

“I had learned a lot about myself, (and) developed skills for working with kids…” (#MentoringMonth Profile)

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Welcome to #MentoringMonth 2019 — This year, the AMP is profiling mentoring needs and stories from throughout Alberta. Looking to become a mentor? Search for mentoring programs all over Alberta. Sean, 18 years old “I participated in the Vermilion Outreach School’s mentorship program last year. When I joined the program I wasn’t expecting much from it, but by the end …

My mentee has a great sense of humour…I would suggest others try mentoring (#MentoringMonth Profile)

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Welcome to #MentoringMonth 2019 — This year, the AMP is profiling mentoring needs and stories from throughout Alberta. Looking to become a mentor? Search for mentoring programs all over Alberta. Brandon, 18 years old “I was interested in mentoring little kids because it makes me feel good. In the future I want to be a nurse and specialize in pediatrics …

Be That Special Person. Be a Mentor (#MentoringMonth Profile)

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Welcome to #MentoringMonth 2019 — This year, the AMP is profiling mentoring needs and stories from throughout Alberta. Looking to become a mentor? Search for mentoring programs all over Alberta. It was not that long ago when we heard the story of a young person who was graduating from postsecondary who wished they had a mentor in their life growing …

The return you get from developing a friendship with a young person…it is a priceless thing (#MentoringMonth Profile)

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Welcome to #MentoringMonth 2019 — This year, the AMP is profiling mentoring needs and stories from throughout Alberta. Looking to become a mentor? Search for mentoring programs all over Alberta. Mentor Profile – Jolene “Professionally, I have been involved with the agency for 11 years. Being named media partner of the year for BBBS in 2010 was such a wonderful …

Two Siblings Looking for a Mentor (#MentoringMonth Profile)

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Welcome to #MentoringMonth 2019 — This year, the AMP is profiling mentoring needs and stories from throughout Alberta. Looking to become a mentor? Search for mentoring programs all over Alberta. Today we are highlighting two siblings in the Parkland County area who are looking for Bigs to enjoy a friendship with. These two lovely kiddo’s live with their dad and …