Mentoring Stories

What is mentoring really like?

Overview of mentoring and its impact on mentors and mentees alike.

1: Zayden and Marcus


Zayden and Marcus, matched through Ignite Youth Mentoring, are a fantastic pair. Their story is an ongoing chronicle of one faithful young man spending consistent, intentional time to influence and befriend a young boy.  Read their full story!

2: Joshy and Tim


Joshy, a 9 year old Tribal boy, was matched with an eccentric retired special education teacher, Tim. Both of them needed a meaningful connection. Joshy has lived in different homes with minimal adult attention and is not too interested in school work. Tim, on the other hand, missed his prior employment and was eager to engage as a mentor. Read their full story!