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Review for Youth Mentoring Connection, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I have been participating as a mentor in the Children's Hospital program at YMC. My mentee is the most amazing boy, full of energy and potential to overcome the obstacles that face him. Youth Mentoring Connection is the real deal, helping children and teens all over Los Angeles. A few weeks ago, I took my mentee hiking and as we were walking he began to open up to me for the first time, sharing some heavy stuff that kids go through nowadays. I felt honored that he trusted me and our bond deepened. I look forward to our time together and watching him grow. Thanks to YMC, his life has been touched, as has mine.

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

I've experienced the results in watching the mentees lives change.

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

Change nothing. It's wonderful.

Role:  Volunteer & I am a mentor.