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.
Here is a special birthday message from our Youth Advisory Committee.
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.
This year, amid a global coronavirus pandemic that’s been especially deadly to the elderly and others with preexisting conditions, Youth Advisory Committee decided to help out the Department of Aging and Disabilities Senior Nutrition Program and the Pasadena Senior Activity Center deliver food to the elderly in the Pasadena area.
Join us at our 'In Light of Youth' Summer Gala on August 29th as we honor Anki Lidén and Klas Bergling with our Parents for Prevention Award for their work through the 'Tim Bergling Foundation.’