News & Events

Countdown to National Mentoring Month!

December 2, 2010

January is National Mentoring Month (NMM), which is only 29 days away! This month-long media and outreach campaign focuses on the need for mentors, as well as how each of us—individuals, businesses, government agencies, schools, faith communities and nonprofits—can work together to increase the number of mentors and assure...

Bridge Builders for Kids Celebrates 10th Anniversary

November 18, 2010

Congratulations to Bridge Builders for Kids, who will celebrate their 10th anniversary with a banquet and silent auction this Saturday, November 20.  The mission of Bridge Builders is “to prevent second-generational incarceration by connecting children of prisoners and their families to a Christian network that will inspire them to live up...

Rally for Youth Day at the Capitol

November 11, 2010

Save the date, and share your voice on March 3, 2011 during the Rally for Youth Day at the Capitol: Educate our policy leaders about the need for a comprehensive youth system of services Youth meetings with legislators Rally in the Rotunda at 12:00pm Youth services do not exist...

Special Guests to Make MN Mentoring Conference Extra Special

September 14, 2010

The Minnesota Mentoring Conference, now in its eleventh year, has established a reputation for hosting workshops and keynote addresses presented by outstanding practitioners.  Past speakers have included the likes of Emmy-winner Michael Brandwein, esteemed academic researcher and author Dr. Michael Karcher, and plenty of the region’s expert mentoring professionals....

Great Ideas Exchange

August 2, 2010

Back by popular demand, the 11th Annual Minnesota Mentoring Conference will feature the Great Ideas Exchange again this year.  This innovative session gives conference participants the opportunity to learn “great ideas” from the field, in a fast-paced, “mini-workshop” format, similar to speed-dating.  Learn more about the Great Ideas Exchange,...

Free Webinar Series from MPM

May 24, 2010

The Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota is offering a free webinar series, “Quality in Action.”  Next week’s topic is MPM’s K-12 Journey Map and mentoring’s impact on youth academic outcomes.  The webinars take place on the first Wednesday of every month from noon to 1pm CST.  Register today!

3rd Annual Forum on Boomers and Civic Engagement

May 5, 2010

As a member of the Invisible Force Collaborative, MPM invites you to attend the 3rd Annual Forum on Boomers and Civic Engagement on Tuesday, May 18.  This year’s forum appeals to both professionals and older adults, featuring breakout sessions and keynote speaker Tom Endres, VP of Civic Engagement for...

“Fall in Love with Mentoring” Event to be Hosted by Minnapolis CARES

January 29, 2010

The Minneapolis CARES Mentoring Movement invites you to Fall in Love with Mentoring!  Come to the atrium of the IDS tower in downtown Minneapolis on Friday, February 12 for live music followed by Minneapolis CARES mentoring information tables. Invite your friends to do the same! *Downtown Business Competition!* The...