Lynden Middle School Monthly Report – December 2019

Stories to Share It is Well Worth It I spoke with a new mentor who was matched this past month with a new student.  I asked him how he got connected with BE THE ONE and he told me a fascinating story.  He went on to say that he had first heard about the program from...

Celebrating the Holiday Season

Celebrating the Holiday Season

"Mentors and mentees are celebrating the holiday season! One of our mentors is a graduate from WWU's art program and is working towards her teaching certificate. She created stickers that reflect the time her and her mentee spend together every week and gave them as a...

New Mentor Training for Lynden Mentors

New Mentor Training for Lynden Mentors

Choose from either: Tuesday, January 14th from 10:00 am-noon at Lynden High School—counseling center conference room Thursday, February 13th from 9:00 am-11:00 am at Lynden High School—counseling center conference room

New Mentor Orientation for Nooksack Valley Mentors

New Mentor Orientation for Nooksack Valley Mentors

Choose from one of the following mentor orientations: Cancelled: Monday, January 13, 9 - 11 AM @ NV High School Wednesday, February 12, 10 AM - 12 Noon @ NV Middle School Thursday, March 12, 12 Noon- 2 PM @ NV High School

New Mentor Training in January for Ferndale Mentors

New Mentor Training in January for Ferndale Mentors

Two identical sessions at Ferndale High School Counseling Center Conference Room Friday, January 10th 10:00am-12:00pm Tuesday, January 28th 1:00-3:00pm Please RSVP to Annie Anderson at annie.anderson@ferndalesd.org Annie Anderson Community Mentor Coordinator Be The...

December 16 – Mentoring Minute – Planting Seeds

December 16 – Mentoring Minute – Planting Seeds

BE ENCOURAGED It’s wonderful to be able to see student growth in big and small ways. Recently I shared a great compliment with a mentor from one of the student’s teachers. The teacher went out of his way to say: “Robert has been doing so well this semester: Not just...

Lynden High School–December 2019

Lynden High School–December 2019

Stories to share:  Cards and messages from our November “Thank a Mentor” project “Ms. Reynolds---Thank you for recommending the Be the One Mentoring program to me.  It really changed my life.”---LHS student who is in her 3rd year with her mentor.  “Thank you for being...

Donate to BTO by Shopping

Donate to BTO by Shopping

Do you shop on Amazon? Use this link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/27-3867910 to associate your shopping with Be the One (the program of PFS Intl. 501c3) . Amazon will then donate a percentage of the profit on your shopping to support Be the One. We recently received...

Lynden High School – November 2019

Lynden High School – November 2019

Stories to Share: Relationships that last:  It’s wonderful to see when mentors and students become lifelong friends.  This month I had two mentors share updates with me about students who have already graduated, but still connect with their mentors on a regular basis....

Ferndale High School – November 2019

Ferndale High School – November 2019

Stories to share: “Be the One Mentees are excited about getting their own mentor. The mentor coordinator interviews every mentee so that the coordinator knows the mentee’s personality, interests and vision for their involvement. One time, a mentee did a little dance...