Foster Care Awareness Month

May is Foster Care Awareness Month. MENTOR Washington is leading a pilot in partnership with the Department of Children, Youth & Families to provide intentional support to programs mentoring youth experiencing foster care. Join us in building awareness and critical support of mentorship for foster youth. 

Make an impact today by contacting your Washington elected officials through our advocacy campaign. Simply add your name and zip code and our tool will help email the right elected leaders for your area. Feel free to personalize the templated email.  

Take Action! Email your elected leaders now.


Mentoring Program Services

Mentoring Program Services

Custom Support and Consulting

Looking for customized support for your mentoring program? Look no further than our partnership with the National Mentoring Resource …
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Training and Professional Development

At MENTOR Washington, we believe that investing in the professional development of youth mentoring and youth development professionals is …
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Program Quality Assessment

For mentors, parents, mentees, and funders, it can be tough to know which mentoring programs are both safe and effective. That's why …
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Untold Legacies Series

Untold Legacies is a four-part series that investigates how the origins of nonprofit youth development impact the mentoring field today. Throughout this training, participants will reflect on and adapt their programs to approach mentoring through an asset-based liberatory model.

  • Session 1: May 23rd from 10-11:30a pst
  • Session 2A: May 29th from 10a-12p pst
  • Session 2B: May 30th from 10a-12p pst
  • Session 3: June 6 from 10a-12p pst

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Building Your Program: Empowering Grassroots Mentoring

Join us and MENTOR National for the first of our 3-part webinar series, crafted to empower grassroots mentoring initiatives, as we lay the foundation for what it takes to run a successful mentoring program. In this engaging and dynamic discussion, we will explore some basic ingredients needed to develop a mentoring program, including: acquiring funding, recruiting mentors, and knowledge of nonprofit management.

  • Jan 18, 2024 10am PST
  • May 16, 2024 10am PST
  • Sep 19, 2024 10am PST


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