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On Dec. 11, Mentor2Youth celebrated magnificent individuals in the community at Eastern Michigan University. Thanks to donations and sponsorships from individuals and business, such as Beal Properties and Eastern Michigan University, Mentor2Youth raised more than $4,000 towards expanding its program services in Washtnenaw County.


Individuals who were honored at the event included:

Main Honorees

Dr. Ronald Woods-EMU & U of M Professor

David Rutledge- State Representative

Mary Jo Callan- U of M Ginsberg Center, Former OCED Director

Tom Harrison- Owner, Michigan Ladder

Yvonne Dulin- Social Justice Activist, Retired

James Hatter- Pastor, Brown Chapel AME

Scott Heister- Teacher, YCS STEM Academy, First Robotics Lead Teacher

Volunteers of the Year

Jonathan Clayborne- 1:1 Tutor

Alex Goldsmith- Fundraiser of the Year

Student of the Year

Melvin Lilly

Thanks to our event sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Logos for Beal Properties and Eastern Michigan University and Wilma Gold-Jones

Youth Sponsors

Brenda Stumbo Brown Chapel AME

Jonell Jackson Scott Heister

Rutledge For the People Stacey Washington

Tad Wysor Tom Harrison

United Sonz Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office


Go to our Facebook Page to view photos from the event at this link!