MENTORING

Welcome to the MCAEC Mentoring Program! We thank you for taking a moment to stop in and learn what we are up to. If you are new to our program, we encourage you to read “Our Story” and investigate all of our links. We have strived to offer a comprehensive overview of our program. For those current program participants, we have posted photos of our events, resources for activities, community service opportunities, suggested reading, program updates and program calendar. So explore away, and if you find you still have questions, please feel free to click on “Contact Us” and we will be happy to get in touch with you.

Why mentor?

“Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen and a push in the right direction.”  –John Crosby
“Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.”–Lady Bird Johnson
“The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.”–Benjamin Disraeli

In our participants own words:

“The mentor program has helped me grow as a person and has helped me to make friends, especially a friend who is there for me no matter what, my mentor.”–Mariana Ayala ’10

” I have gained so much from my relationship with my mentee, Ivanna. It has been an important part of my life and I am grateful for this opportunity.” –Colleen Brennan