Mayor's Mentoring Alliance

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​Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance: National Mentoring Month 2018

Discover. Connect. Empower.​


Celebrate National Mentoring Month this January with the Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance! Join us for a series of events designed to help you discover more about mentoring, connect you to mentoring opportunities, and empower mentors and mentees alike. 

Mentor ​​Mingle
1/11/18, 6pm-8pm
Heist Brewery
2909 N Davidson St ​

Want to become a mentor but aren’t quite sure where to start? Join us for the mentor mingle, where you can meet other mentors, learn about what becoming a mentor means, and connect with agencies and other partners to learn about their work or to sign up to become a mentor. ​

​Mentor Gala
1/18/18,​ 6pm-8​pm
Mint Museum​
500 S Tryon St

​Local mentors and mentees are invited to join us for a celebration at Discovery Place Museum to honor and celebrate the impact of mentorship in our community. During the event, the Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance will present awards to deserving mentors, mentees, mentoring agencies and organizations that support mentoring.
Awards will be given out in the following categories:
  • Mentor of the Year
  • Mentee of the Year
  • Group Mentors of the Year
  • Business Partner of the Year
  • Best Practices (Large Agency)
  • Best Practices (Small Agency)
  • Educational Leadership in Mentoring

Submit a Nomination

Do you know someone who has changed the lives of young people in Charlotte? The Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance hosts an Award Gala to honor and celebrate those who share their passion, energy and skills to create tremendous impact for young people in our community. We are now accepting nominations for mentors, mentees, mentoring agencies and organizations that support mentoring for the 2018 Awards Gala! 

Awards will be given out in the following categories:
  • Mentor of the Year
  • Mentee of the Year
  • Group Mentors of the Year
  • Business Partner of the Year
  • Best Practices (Large Agency)
  • Best Practices (Small Agency)
  • Educational Leadership in Mentoring

​2017 WINNERS

​​Mentor of the Year
Jordan Boyd

Mentee of the Year
Dajanique Burton

Group Mentors of the Year
Alphas of Charlotte

Business Partner of the Year
Beacon Partners

Alliance Best Practices (Large Agency)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlottte

Alliance Best Practices (Small Agency)
WINGS for Kids

Educational Leadership in Mentoring
ourBridge for Kids​