Focusing on Education and Community Service
Academic Mentoring believes there are many strategies to help young people achieve academic and personal success. This includes providing caring adults as role models and connecting meaningful community service experiences with academic learning to make a difference by helping others
- The number of school and community-based service sites increased from 12 to 17 sites in the Greater Manhattan area.
- There has been a 30% increase in mentors, with a mentor retention rate of 42%.
- Mentors contributed 9,735 hours serving 2070 youth during the 2012-13 academic year
- Impacting over 2150 individuals
- Mobilizing 77 volunteers
- Contributing 338 hours