News & Events

Announcing… Our new Executive Director!

April 19, 2018

Greetings! I’m honored to join MENTOR Washington as executive director because of my lifelong belief in the powerful impact that one committed adult role model can have in a young person’s life. I’m excited to begin working with our stellar board and staff team to build an effective, sustainable...

Oprah discusses Childhood Trauma and the Power of Relationships

March 6, 2018

In a preview of a great new segment on 60 Minutes, Oprah discusses the role childhood trauma plays on children’s lives, and how important it is as adults and as organizations to be able to consider it. She says her own school has gone from a model of asking...

Statement from Board Chair

February 2, 2018

On behalf of MENTOR Washington, previously Mentoring Works Washington, I would like to thank you for your dedication to youth in our state. We feel honored to work with over 100 formal youth mentoring programs in Washington and our new partners in schools and the workplace. Our new name,...