PRESIDENT OBAMA PROCLAIMS
JANUARY 2014 as
National Mentoring Month:

Anyone can be a mentor, and every child should have the chance to be a mentee.
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THANK YOUR MENTOR

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Pass It On...
Become a Mentor.
To learn about programs in your community that need volunteers, visit: NationalMentoringMonth.org


Some of America's most prominent people discuss important mentors in their lives -- family members, teachers, coaches, friends, neighbors -- who provided support, showed them the ropes, and helped them become who they are today.

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FEATURED CELEBRITIES

Usher

Oprah Winfrey

Colin Powell

Brian Williams

Quincy Jones

Clint Eastwood

Ray Charles

Bill Clinton

Maya Angelou

Cal Ripken, Jr.

John McCain

Tom Brokaw

John Glenn

Richard Dreyfuss

Antwone Fisher

Edward-James Olmos

Victoria Rowell

Mike Wallace

and others...

JANUARY is NATIONAL MENTORING MONTH

National Mentoring Month Spokesperson
General Colin L. Powell:


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BE someone who matters
TO someone who matters

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When you were growing up, was there someone -- a family member, teacher, coach, or neighbor -- who encouraged you and guided you?
Thank your mentor.
Take the time to reach
out and thank someone
who made a difference in
your life.
Mentoring programs in your community need more volunteers. Turn your lifetime of experience into the experience of a lifetime. Share what you know...Mentor a child.
January is National Mentoring Month. The White House, leading media companies, and nonprofit groups have joined together to help recruit mentors for young people.
National Mentoring Month is spearheaded by the Harvard School of Public Health, MENTOR, and the Corporation for National and Community Service.

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