September is Suicide Prevention Month
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth age 15-24. Studies show that substance use occurs more frequently as one of the risk factors among youth who have completed suicide.
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.