Mentor Nation: Connecting Youth and Building a Legacy
This January, the Mayor's Mentoring Alliance hosted a series of events in celebration of National Mentoring Month.
The events -- which included a mentoring town hall, mentor 101 training, agency/mentor speed networking session and awards ceremony -- helped provide community members with more information about the importance of mentoring, connected potential and existing mentors to local mentoring agencies, and celebrated the great work that mentors do in our community.
Congratulations to the following Mayor's Mentoring Alliance award 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