Local mentors make strong impact
Published 01/25/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Across the country, three million youth have mentors in their lives to guide and nurture them. In Central Minnesota, more than 200 foster grandparents are a part of this effort, serving in schools, Head Start programs and other local non-profits. This January marks the 11th anniversary of National Mentoring Month, and January 26 has been nationally proclaimed “Thank a Mentor Day.”Word count: 217
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