In the Hendersonville Times-News, Natalie Swenson writes, “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
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Buncombe County has more than 40 boys on its waiting list for Big Brothers. This short video shows you how being a Big Brother is as good for you as it is for the kids.
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Each semester, AmeriCorps’ Project MARS collects “Great Stories” from its members in which they reflect on their experiences mentoring in the classroom and the progress they see students making. This month’s story comes from Caroline Sprinkle. In the third
Nearly every day before Christmas, it seemed, people were dropping off beautifully wrapped gifts for Littles and their families. Our office in Asheville was full of laughter and cheer as people came in laden with bags of brightly wrapped gifts.