At only the age of 20, self-taught musician and multi-talent ASHER sets a great example for other young people as he wants to turn his own experiences of feeling unseen, unheard, and uncared for into something good through his music. We are very happy to have received the opportunity to get to know this amazing artist a little bit better and also be able to share ASHER's thoughts about his music, mentoring, youth empowerment, and much more, with you.
Our Youth Advisory Committee Member Tony Woo Jr. shares his thoughts and experiences on maintaining good mental health during college.
Seeing young people pursue their passions, doing something they love, and being empowered to make healthy choices is at the core of our work at Mentor USA. We are therefore very happy to have gotten the chance to speak with Thea, who is currently ranked as the #1 tennis player for her age in the U.S., about her goals, inspirations, and how she manages both tennis and school.
In light of September being National Recovery Month, we want to introduce Tele Rabii, a young person in recovery. Tele lectured with Mentor USA in various schools during 2018 and by sharing his story, he supports other individuals who are in recovery and prevents young people from ending up in substance use!
Today, August 12th, is International Youth Day. In light of this special occasion, Jeremy, our Youth Advisory Committee President, shares his thoughts and experiences on youth initiatives and actions.
This month we remember the one-year mark of our 'In Light of Youth' Summer Gala with an interview with our Platinum Sponsor, Pixi Beauty.
Thank you to our long-term partner, Capital Group, who once again recognizes the importance of supporting and investing in the community and the youths.
In November of 2020, it was announced that Cecilia Bernard had been appointed the new Secretary General for Mentor International and Mentor Sweden. We’ve talked to Cecilia and asked her some questions now that she’s been in her new position for a while!