Category Archives: Site-Based Mentoring

Seedling College Scholarships – Offering the Future

Through generous donations, the Seedling Foundation has had the privilege of offering our 8th grade Seedling mentees an opportunity to compete for a $5,000.00 scholarship for higher education, to be bestowed upon graduation. Candidates complete an application, write an essay, … Continue reading

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Seedling 2016 Angels & Advocates Award to Leroy Nellis

Each year, Seedling Foundation is pleased to present the “Angels & Advocates Award” to someone who has been of significant impact on the Seedling Mentor Program. It is presented to recognize a person who has made an “extraordinary contribution, which will … 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. They plan to run a similar series on … Continue reading

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Why Closure is So Important in Mentoring

There are only a few weeks left in the Central Texas school year, and it is time to think about closure. As a mentor, your primary focus is getting to know the wonderful young person for whom you have created … Continue reading

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Thanking Our Mentors

Each year, we gather our Mentors, School Contacts, Supporters, Seedling Scholarship Winners and Seedling Scholarship Graduates together with Seedling Staff and Board of Directors to say… THANK YOU & CONGRATULATIONS! We know that this program that touches the lives of … Continue reading

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