In the Hendersonville Times-News, Nwrites, “A mentor is much more than a trusted friend, counselor, or teacher. He or she provides continuing care for an individual along life’s journey.”
“A recent Henderson County survey with local schools determined that all Littles had notable improvement in most if not all categories of: self-confidence, problem solving skills, motivation to learn, completed homework, behavior at school, relationships with peers, relationships with adults, and attendance.”
Read the rest of her article here.
Swenson volunteers her time with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Western North Carolina as a member of the Advisory Council in Henderson County.