Mentoring to Access Corps AmeriCorps Program Seeking Host SitesThe Mentoring to Access Corps AmeriCorps program has released its 2013-2014 request for proposals (RFP) and is now seeking applications from Michigan Campus Compact member colleges and universities or youth mentoring programs to host a full-time AmeriCorps member(s).
Mentor Michigan & DNR Fisheries Mini-Grant ResourcesIn December 2012, employees of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Division, held a silent auction with the proceeds benefiting Mentor Michigan. In total, the group raised $3,340 that will be granted out to mentoring programs throughout the state to support fishing-related match activity and expenses.
Faith-Based Mentor Recruitment ToolkitThe Mentor Michigan Foster Care Initiative began in 2011 and is a partnership between Mentor Michigan and the Department of Human Services (DHS). The goal of the initiative is to enhance support for mentoring programs serving youth in foster care and increase the number of foster youth in mentoring relationships. Click here to learn more about supporting youth in foster care through mentoring.
An Interview with Dr. Michael KarcherMentor Michigan was lucky enough to host Dr. Michael Karcher from the University of Texas at San Antonio as the keynote speaker at the 5th Annual Michigan's Premier Mentoring Conference this past November in East Lansing.