Mentor2Youth Receives $4,000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Support Youth Literacy [Ypsilanti] – 10/11/16 —The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Mentor2Youth a $4,000 grant to support youth literacy. This local grant is part of $4.5 million in youth literacy grants awarded to approximately 1,000 organizations across the 43 states that Dollar…Details
Mentor2Youth will be holding its 3rd Annual Gala Saturday Oct. 22 from 6:30-9:00pm at Washtenaw Polo Fields Country Club. Our gala will feature an evening of entertainment and laughs as we host musical performances and Go! Comedy Theatre. Light desert refreshments and beverage will be provided. A cash bar will also be made available. Mentor2Youth…Details
Ericka Cross was looking for an outlet where her son Kyle could be positively mentored. She wanted a program that would drive home even further what she taught him at home. That’s when she heard about Mentor2Youth at Parkridge Community Center. “I liked it because it helped with self esteem and encouragement. This program…Details
Stewart Beal, owner of Beal Properties, grew up with a solid group of mentors that forever impacted his life in a positive manner. Growing up, his father owned JC Beal Construction that his grandfather started, so he grew up in construction, surrounded by mentors that inspired him to pursue his own business goals. “At 13,…Details
The Future Leaders Program ended on an exciting note. This past year, was the largest group of youth participants Mentor2Youth has consistently had. The goal was to ensure that students has a positive learning environment the promoted self-empowerment, education and leadership development. With two passionate staff members, students stayed engaged and staff saw higher participation…Details
4th Annual Student Honors Banquet Mentor2Youth will be holding its 4th annual Student Honors Banquet to celebrate the accomplishments of the youth and volunteers who participated in our programs during the school year. This is an important time of the year as our families come together to talk about what is most important, the youth…Details
Born in Haynesville, Louisiana, Pastor Jerry Hatter eventually went to receive his education from Grambling State University (B.S.) for Accounting, University of Detroit (MBA) for Management and Ashland Theological Seminary (M.A.) for Biblical Studies. Accepting God’s call to ministry in 1986, he was ordained as a itinerant minister Deacon and Associate Minister in subsequent years…Details
Three years ago, Melvin was struggling in school and lacked a sense of purpose. Now he has a 3.47 GPA and plans to attend college. Find out how M2Y changed his mind.
Mentor2Youth will be holding its 4th annual bowling tourney on Saturday April 9th starting at 2pm at Lodge Lanes in Belleville. Our goal is to raise $10,000 this year. Find out how you can register a team and participate!
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.