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Best Friends Mentoring Program
February 14, 2011

Presently administers matches between about 200 kids and their mentors. Approaches the growing problem of 'at risk' children in a very efficient, comprehensive manner. Has a very good 'brand' within the community.

The Great!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

My daughter was a mentor 15 years ago. She still has some contact 15 years later. It does make a positive difference - both for the child and for the mentor. I saw the positive effect on my daughter.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Figure out how to make the funding for it stable and predictable - so that more focus could be on the program itself.

MY ROLE:
Board Member & Helped with fundraising and planning. Donated personally.