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

Rating: 5 stars  

I joined YMC in October 2009 and was paired with a great 6th grader, who a year and half later, I'm still mentoring. This program is both rewarding and eye-opening. Stepping away from my busy work life to appreciate the simpler things in life has been inspiring to me and others. It's also a great time be a kid again and experience all that Los Angeles has to offer outside of our neighborhood.

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

I've seen growth in my mentee, who is extremely shy and soft spoken. The first time he spoke up about something new he'd like to do, I knew I was making progress!

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

None that I can think of at this time.

Role:  Volunteer & I mentor at-risk youth in Los Angeles.