Helpful to let it all out.

Issac and Corey’s Story: Issac heard about Be the One as a freshman from a friend. He admits that initially, “I thought it sounded like fun to get out of class and play games—being a typical teenage boy.” After spending 4 years with his mentor, Corey, he says:...
The 2,160 minutes.

The 2,160 minutes.

This holiday season we are using the Mentor Minute to celebrate mentors and the positive impact mentoring has in our communities! And, we’re doing that by focusing on words that we typically see or hear around this time of year. Words like joy, hope, peace, and...
Empowering through Problem Solving

Empowering through Problem Solving

adapted from: Love and Logic Magic for Lasting Relationships Students Don’t Need: someone to solve their problems for them anyone enabling(reinforcing) their weaknesses “Having mother nurse our wounds and beat up our bullies was fine when we were five,...
There is HOPE through the POWER of RELATIONSHIPS

There is HOPE through the POWER of RELATIONSHIPS

Our youth… Anxiety or depression are at all-time highs Suicide among youth has risen to alarming levels 1 in 3 lack a close relationship with a caring adult Many struggle to see the value of school or planning for future careers Technology has propelled this...
HOPE on the Horizon

HOPE on the Horizon

“Hope is measurable, malleable, and attainable. It is not wishful thinking.” ~Casey Gwinn, from his book Hope Rising Here’s a great life tip from Casey’s book: “So many times angry people think peace will come from how a social service...