Category Archives: Mentoring Metrics

Attendance Matters – Mentoring Helps!

This September, Seedling will join organizations all over the country in recognizing Attendance Awareness Month. Chronic absence, the missing of 10% or more of a school year, is an indicator of both poor school performance and an early indicator of dropping … Continue reading

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Measuring Impact in Mentoring

When Seedling Mentor Program was envisioned in 2005, the program was based on research, best practices, and included metrics from the beginning. Each year, the Board of Directors approved increased resources and directed staff to take the steps needed to ensure that … Continue reading

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Mentoring and Mother’s Day

This year, Hour Children, Inc., a nonprofit in Long Island City, New York, ran a series of videos that were heartfelt letters from children challenged by parental incarceration to their mothers in prison.

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Our Mentors Have Their Say!

We gathered a group of Seedling mentors together recently and asked them just a couple of questions. “What do you love about mentoring?” “What would you tell someone who is considering being a mentor?” SaulPaul, “Musician with a Message,” up and coming … Continue reading

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Mentoring Metrics – Measurement Matters!

There is an old saying in the nonprofit world…”If you can’t measure it; you can’t fund it.”  It probably isn’t true in all cases, but when Seedling Mentor Program was envisioned in 2005, the program was based on research and included … Continue reading

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