February Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, February 10 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. We will be discussing Mentoring Strategies to Build on Youth Assets. During this Coffee Hour, three organizations who are doing great work building on youth assets have agreed […]

Free

March Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, March 10 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. We will be discussing Strategies for Ongoing Mentor Training+ Support. MENTOR Virginia will be hosting a Community Coffee Hour on the 2nd Wednesday of each month to create […]

Free

New Mentor Training

Virtual Training

Are you considering becoming a mentor or getting ready to be a mentor? Take the first step and attend one of MENTOR Virginia's virtual New Mentor Trainings. Let our trainers prepare you to be the most effective mentor possible. By attending our virtual training, you will learn what to expect from a mentor-mentee relationship and […]

$30

April Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, April 14 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. We will be discussing strategies for building targeted mentor recruitment pipelines with a special focus on recruiting men, people of color, and rural mentors. During this Coffee Hour, […]

Free

MENTOR Virginia’s Day of Well-being

Virtual

MENTOR Virginia is partnering with BareSOUL Yoga and Wellness for a Day of Well-being dedicated to practicing mindfulness through enlightening and accessible sessions. This virtual event will offer eight sessions, led by experts, focusing on yoga, breathwork, meditation, mindfulness, and movement. See session times/descriptions and register by clicking here. Join any or all sessions - […]

$25.00

Virtual New Mentor Training

Virtual Training

Are you considering becoming a mentor or getting ready to be a mentor? Take the first step and attend one of MENTOR Virginia's virtual New Mentor Trainings. Let our trainers prepare you to be the most effective mentor possible. By attending our virtual training, you will learn what to expect from a mentor-mentee relationship and […]

$30

The Pandemic Will Affect Mentees’ Mental Health for Years to Come

Virtual

In this 1.5 hour workshop, you will learn how to use a healing lens to help mentees transition to in-person learning in the fall. This past year has brought many challenges to our young people including economic instability, remote learning, and racial unrest. As caring adults supporting our young people, we will need to come […]

Free

May Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

As the vaccination campaign continues and we look toward a full re-opening from the pandemic, what is your mentoring program planning for the summer/fall? Will your program be virtual, hybrid, or fully in-person? We'll be discussing this and other critical questions with mentoring programs from across Virginia on Wednesday, May 12 from 9:00 - 10:00 […]

Free

Helping Youth Develop Skills During a Summer of Uncertainty

Virtual

Join MENTOR and American Student Assistance on May 18 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST for a forum on youth workforce development and digital work-based learning during the age of COVID-19. Learn how organizations, both big and small, adjusted their programming last summer and applied lessons learned to build robust youth experiences for the summer of 2021. This session […]

Free

Social and Emotional Learning: Exploring Models and Strategies

Virtual

This webinar will describe various methods and models for delivering Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) within mentoring programs. Panelists will discuss their programs’ use of SEL, including how they create their curriculum and train their mentors. They will also discuss how to involve mentors, mentees, parents and staff in curriculum development process. Presenters will cover […]

Free

June Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, June 9 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. We'll be discussing strategies for coaching mentors to have brave conversations with mentees. MENTOR Virginia will be hosting a Community Coffee Hour on the 2nd Wednesday of each […]

Free

Amplifying the Voices of Black Girls

Virtual

Black and Brown girls face adverse health outcomes at higher rates. Some of these disparities include increased school disciplinary action and gender based violence, poorer mental health outcomes, and less access to educational and economic opportunities, all of which impact outcomes for Black women. Yet Black girls and young women prove to be brilliant and […]

Free