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Phone: 412-281-2535
1901 Centre Avenue
Suite 103

Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania 15219
USA
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Target demographics: children, under age 18 in the communities of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Direct beneficiaries per year: youth (mentees) and their mentors

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: be an e-mentor BE A 6th GRADE MENTOR

Geographic areas served: Southwestern PA

Programs:

We deliver five core services:

  1. Program Development for new mentoring programs
  2. Technical Assistance for existing programs,
  3. Mentor Recruitment - raising awareness of the need for mentors and the many different opportunities to be a mentor locally
  4. Mentor Training - helping new mentors understand their role; with emphasis on communication skills, working with youth, goal setting and where to turn for help. 
  5. Education and Networking  for staff and volunteers of local programs; providing opportunities to share and learn together. 

Mission:
Maximizing the opportunity for mentoring to transform the lives of young people so that they may reach their full potential
Results:
In 2013, there were 26,874 young people being mentored through 152 local mentoring programs. There are also more than 1000 youth on waiting lists at those programs

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11/09/07
The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern PA is an amazing facilitator of mentoring training, programs, and opportunities for individuals and agencies alike. The staff are wonderful, committed individuals who make programs successful for all of their partners... more »
11/09/07
For more than 7 years, I have witnessed the staff of the Mentoring Partnership support hundreds of local mentoring programs by providing them with technical assistance and support; by highlighting mentoring as an important community priority; and by connecting mentors and mentees... more »
11/08/07
I love this organization! I used to a part one of the Mentoring Partnership's partnering organizations. When I began my position as Program Coordinator, their program staff sat down with me and helped me structure my program to best meet the needs of my students. Afterwards, they provided mentor ... more »
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