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Cultivating Young People’s Possible Selves

Seedling Mentoring is a highly supported, research driven, school based, one-on-one mentoring program in the Central Texas area. Training and continuing education are the bedrock of what we believe in and offer to our community volunteers who are entering the lives of … Continue reading

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Seedling 2016 Angels & Advocates Award to Leroy Nellis

Each year, Seedling 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 improve … 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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Families of the Incarcerated – The Latest News

Multiple studies and anecdotal evidence show us that incarcerated people who are able to maintain stable and loving relationships through regular visitation with their families acclimate to society more fully after release and experience less recidivism.   Children who are … Continue reading

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Seedling Donors & Mentors Speak Out: Kali’ P. Rourke

Kali’ has been working with Seedling Foundation since 2003 when she met its Founder, John Blazier. He invited her to a board meeting and she subsequently became the first President of the Seedling Foundation Board. Kali’ was involved with the initial … Continue reading

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