August Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, August 11 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. The coffee hour will feature a panel discussion with Bianca Myrick, the founder of Pretty Purposed and Susan Hallett, Community Investment Consultant to the Bob and Anna Lou […]

Free

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 […]

Free

Youth Engaged, Heard and Empowered

Virtual

This webinar will explore creative ways of empowering youth by getting them engaged with your mentoring program. Find out how youth involvement strengthens relationships and communities by increasing the confidence of adults and young people. Get tips from both youth and professionals on what works best to help youth be engaged, heard and empowered in […]

Free

EEP Workshop Part 3: Screening Mentors & Mentees

Virtual

Join MENTOR Virginia for part 3 of our virtual workshop series on the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring (EEP). We will be diving into best practices for screening mentors and mentees for motivation, commitment, and alignment. Participants will learn how to use key tools throughout the screening process to ensure consistent and safe implementation. […]

Free

Community Q&A Hour: Program Evaluation

Virtual

Take a lunch break on Thursday, September 2nd and join us for Q&A time with expert mentoring program evaluator, John Harris. Evaluation doesn't have to be complicated, and to prove it, John will join us in his famous Hawaiian shirt to help demystify the process and answer questions like: How can my program get started […]

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 […]

Free

September Community Coffee Hour

Virtual

Registration for this meeting is required: register here. Grab your coffee or tea, and join your mentoring program peers and MENTOR Virginia on Wednesday, September 15 from 9:00 - 10:00 am for Community Coffee Hour. We'll be discussing how to build networks with families and programs. We'll be joined by two guest speakers, who will each […]

Free

EEP Workshop Part 4: Training Mentors & Mentees

Virtual

Join MENTOR Virginia for part 4 of our virtual workshop series on the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring (EEP). We will be diving into best practices for providing pre-match and ongoing training opportunities to mentors, mentees, and families. Participants will learn about the key topics needed for effective preparation, and available resources to help […]

Free

Beyond DEI Statements: An Honest Conversation about Implementation

Virtual

Register here. Join us on Wednesday, September 22 at 1:00 PM EST for an honest conversation with mentoring and youth-serving practitioners who are working to implement diversity, equity, and inclusion at an organizational level. Through this session, you’ll have the chance to learn from their experiences and how they’ve navigated impediments, obstacles, and barriers they’ve faced to […]

Free

Advancing Inclusive Mentoring Briefing – Part 2

Virtual

Register here. Building off of July's successful congressional briefing, MENTOR, along with the National Disability Mentoring Coalition (NDMC), Partners for Youth with Disabilities (PYD), and the American Association for People with Disabilities (AAPD) will hold a second community briefing on Thursday, September 23 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM EST. The briefing will further define and discuss the […]

Free