Program Addresses Mentoring As A Low Cost, High Results Way Of Changing Lives

DETROIT (WWJ) – January is National Mentoring Month — raising awareness of the impact that mentoring has on the lives of young people.

The National CARES Mentoring movement launched it’s Detroit CARES affiliate Friday with a fundraiser.

Susan L. Taylor, Editor and Chief Emeritus of Essence Magazine, founded the program.

“Mentoring is a low cost, high results way of changing the trajectory, the predictable outcomes, for young ones who are in under-resourced schools and who are in unstable families and who’s parents aren’t able to give them everything that they need,” said Taylor.

Find more information about the program- HERE.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen