Category Archives: Site-Based Mentoring

Father’s Day When Daddy is in Prison

This year, Google sponsored a video that was a heartfelt letter from children challenged by parental incarceration to their fathers in prison. Watch and listen, because to hear a child’s feelings is more compelling than any statistics we could share with … Continue reading

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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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