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YMCA Mentor Program

Impact a life today.  Tomorrow depends on it!

Winter Newsletter

The Y Mentor program services all schools inAnderson School District One  It is a privilege to partner with our local schools through the Y Mentor program.  Each of the schools we serve in Anderson School District One have students who are waiting to be paired with a mentor, so the need is great. 

Mentors provide extra support to help students achieve their potential by committing to spend 30 minutes each week with a student while they are at school.  We believe everyone, regardless of age, benefits from having positive one-on-one relationships with others.  Childhood is an especially important time, and mentoring is the perfect way to invest in the life of a student!  Mentors are a positive influence and catalyst in helping shape the future of our community.

For anyone interested in mentoring please register for a Mentoring 101 training today!  This class provides a detailed overview of the Y Mentor program and also serves as the required training for all prospective volunteers if you choose to become a mentor.  If you have already decided to mentor go ahead and submit an online application, and you will be one step closer.  

The success and impact of the Y Mentor program is a community effort!  For more information or to learn how you can sponsor a school, please contact:

Anderson School District 1:  Christy Coffee at or at (864) 625-2065.