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Mentee Darius and mentor Moses attend a football game

Podcast Update: 'Brothers' Still Going Strong

January 31, 2011

Darius and Moses of Washington, DC, have only grown closer since their mentoring partnership was featured in a 2008 NCFY podcast.

Photograph of a mentor smiling with her teen mentee.

Resources for Mentors

January 28, 2011

During National Mentoring Month, don't just thank your mentors. Give them the resources to build lasting relationships with their mentees.

Image of a young person painting a collage.

Mural Entries Due January 31

January 24, 2011

Runaway and Homeless Youth Program grantees: Enter FYSB's Mural Contest for a chance to win the supplies to paint a full-length mural in your facilities!

Photograph of money falling from a skyscraper.

Right on the Money: The Corporate View of Charitable Giving

January 13, 2011

To give our readers an introduction to corporate giving, NCFY recently spoke with two prolific donors, and they offered some perspective on their approaches to philanthropy.

Photograph of a wheel.

Bright Idea: Reinventing the Wheel at the Buckeye Mentoring Hub

January 12, 2011

Through the Buckeye Mentoring Hub, a partnership of mentoring groups and other youth-serving agencies provides a seamless experience for Ohio State University mentors.

Photograph of a climber helping another person climb a mountain.

Street Outreach Video Series

January 7, 2011

SAMHSA launches a video series as a training tool for street outreach workers.