Mentoring Mentors Inc. is a youth wholeness mentoring program promoting social, emotional, and intellectual development in addition to physical wellness for primarily African-American youth. The fellowship will support my efforts as I continue to build a systemic program that creates positive African-American mentors to provide the critical mentoring essential for the success of our youth.
Over time, mentees develop the skills required to become mentors, so that they can act as leaders in their own communities.
Mentoring Mentors strives to develop a pipeline of African American mentors to serve within the mentoring sector and close the racial and gender gap of African American mentors helping African American Youth in Baltimore City.
Mentoring Mentors’ mission is to inspire confidence in African-American youth about the trajectory of their future, a passion for enhancing their communities, and instilling within them a desire to mentor others.
1.Producing positive African-American role models to promote a community with the support and positive influence needed for African-American youth, their families, and the community.
2. Teaching effective socio-emotional learning and strategies to cope with trauma.
3. Improving literacy skills in language, reading, and math.
4. Developing partnerships higher education, workforce development, military organizations to enhance career readiness and develop a path for future success by learning skills necessary to succeed and advance in the workforce.
In real life, who do you turn to? 9 million kids in America are growing up without an answer to this question. Your help can ensure every young person has someone to turn to every time.