Mentors & Volunteers

Become A Mentor

Find a mentoring opportunity today! Using the Mentoring Connector, search for a variety of programs in your community and connect with them directly about volunteering.


MENTOR Virginia provides training to mentoring program coordinators, youth development professionals, mentors and mentees seeking to enhance their knowledge of mentoring.

Mentor Stories

What is mentoring really like?
Though each mentoring story is different, they are all inspiring. Read how the mentoring effect has a profound impact on both mentees and mentors.

Mentor Stories

Joe and Robin

As a young inner-city child in a single-parent household, Joe was one of many young people facing an opportunity gap – as he describes it, “the odds were …

Mentor Stories

Christina and Elaine

Elaine met Christina when she was in the first grade, 17 years ago. Christina was incredibly shy and anxious. Elaine, who never had a daughter, wasn’t sure how Christina might respond to …