Coach Spotlight: Katie Rudolph

Categories: Blog, Coaching, Mentoring

In this season of giving, we want to highlight those who have given so much to our participants. Coaches work tirelessly to teach values and life skills to thousands of kids each year. They are their positive role models to these kids during the most important years of their lives. We are so thankfu...

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Why Should You Become A Mentor?

Categories: Blog, Coaching, Mentoring

Mentoring relationships are a shared opportunity for learning and growth. Yet many who consider mentoring a young person don’t know where to start or are concerned they won’t be a good fit. It’s good to put away your worries and focus on not only what the relationship will do for ...

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What makes a good mentor?

Categories: Blog, Coaching, Mentoring

If you’ve been fortunate enough to have had a teacher, supervisor or coach who has been a mentor to you and made a positive difference in your life, you know he or she wore many hats. Mentors act as role models, cheerleaders, policy enforcers, advocates, and friends. Mentors assume these diff...

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Mentoring Relationships Change Lives

Categories: Blog, Coaching, Mentoring

Relationships matter. Especially mentoring relationships. In fact, they’re life-changing. Oprah has said, “A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.” And she’s right. With a mentor, at-risk youth are1: 81% more likely to report participating regularly in sports or e...

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