Mentor Launches Youth Advisory Committee
Seven previous Youth Ambassadors from Mentor’s programs have been selected to join the Youth Advisory Committee. These students will help inspire and engage their peers on various topics supporting healthy living through campaigns and social media initiatives.
October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month is hosted annually by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). ONDCP seeks to foster healthy individuals and safe communities by effectively leading the Nation’s effort to reduce drug use and its consequences.
Mentor’s Virtual Summer Gala!
In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Mentor Foundation USA hosted our first virtual-gala ever! Our ‘In Light of Youth’ Summer Gala was streamed live worldwide on August 29th. Missed the live event? No worries! The stream is still available.
$105,000 in scholarships awarded to four students in Anne Arundel County
For the fourth year, The Structured Finance Foundation, Mentor Foundation USA, and Scholarship America have partnered to further educational opportunities for underserved youth in Mentor Foundation USA’s youth programs.
Youth Ambassadors launches Substance use Awareness Campaign on TikTok
By spreading substance use prevention messages on the new and trending social media platform, TikTok, they will meet their peers on their preferred social media platform, and deliver important messages in a way that is entertaining and appealing to them.
Her Majesty Queen Silvia’s Response to COVID-19
Founder of Mentor, Queen Silvia of Sweden stresses the importance of looking after our children and keeping them safe during these challenging times.
Mentor webinar answered important questions on prevention and COVID-19
Dr. Ruben Baler from the National Institute on Drug Abuse helped clear up important questions about how to keep teenagers safe, healthy and happy during the pandemic.
The webinar was moderated by Actor and Ambassador to Mentor, Dolph Lundgren.