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Is This Your Year to be Epic? Mentor with Seedling

School has begun, and our Mentors are pairing up again with their young friends in Austin’s public schools. Some are continuing a friendship that has grown over years, and some are beginning a brand new relationship, but they all have … Continue reading

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Seedling Mentors Share the Love

In February, we celebrate Valentine’s Day, and to commemorate this month of love, Seedling is highlighting couples who both mentor with Seedling Foundation: Rosalie & Joe Oliveri “We have mentored since we retired from AISD. We share ideas about activities … Continue reading

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Why Does My Mentee Act That Way?

Insights Into Why Children of Incarcerated Parents May Act Out… Seedling mentors serve as positive adult role models for children whose parents are incarcerated. And, while Seedling mentors are not mental health counselors, it is helpful to know and understand … Continue reading

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Holiday Thanks from Seedling

This Holiday Season… How are you strengthening your community?

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Creating Emotionally Intelligent Children – Mentors Can Help!

Seedling Mentor Program invests in its mentors with support and education.  We do this because we believe that an educated and supported mentor will be more successful, and successful mentors feel great about what they are doing!  That is important to … Continue reading

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