About Mentor Georgia
A statewide affiliate of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, MENTOR Georgia provides the leadership and infrastructure necessary to support the expansion of quality mentoring relationships across Georgia.
MENTOR Georgia seeks to increase the number of young people across the state that are engaged in a relationship with a caring adult by increasing the quantity and quality of mentoring opportunities in Georgia. MENTOR Georgia will accomplish this objective by:
- Bringing together the mentoring community
- Providing programs and their staff access to participate in leadership and professional development
- Raising the profile of the importance of mentoring
Coordinated by the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development, MENTOR Georgia serves as a clearinghouse for training, resources and public awareness. In addition, MENTOR Georgia provides links between MENTOR’s national efforts and local organizations and programs that foster and support quality mentoring relationships.