'It's Very Rewarding': Teen Mentor Makes It Her Mission To Help Kids Learn To ReadAnik Willig is a South Florida teenager who has made it her mission to mentor young children and help them read and in doing so, has taught them so much more.
Mentoring Matters: Passion For Aviation Fuels Broward College Students Desire To Help Others SucceedA Broward College student with a passion for aviation is sharing that passion with other young people at Broward College in order to give them the tools they need to achieve goals he has yet to realize himself.
Mentoring Matters: Triumph Steps Help Students Become Empowered, Creative & Socially ResponsibleYou can do whatever you want if you put your heart and mind into it. That is just one of the many powerful messages the students at Bright Future School of Excellence in Miami are taught.
Mentoring Matters: Bees, Bats, & Butterflies, Life Lessons From NatureA unique environmental student leadership program connects kids with nature, giving them real responsibility.
Mentoring Matters: Former UM Football Player, Now Mentor 'Pays It Forward'When one South Florida young man found himself homeless on the streets of Fort Lauderdale, he knew there was one person he could call for help-- his mentor.
Mentoring Matters: Architecture Mentor Helps Miami Mother Create New Career PathA Miami woman is on a new career path in architecture thanks to a program designed for students.
Music Mentor Changing Students Lives With 'Guitars Over Guns' A Cappella EnsembleMusic has the power to bring communities together, and help change a young person’s future. That is exactly what is happening for some Miami-Dade students who are learning more about themselves thanks to the A Capella Ensemble Guitars over Guns.
Mentoring Matters: Bank Of America Gives South Florida Student Leaders Firsthand Experience Through Summer InternshipBank of America is teaming up with the YMCA of Broward to give student interns on-the-job experience that combines corporate and non-profit worlds with a civic-minded mission.
Mentoring Matters: Camp Teen Upward Bound Works To Turn "Interest Into Action"Mentoring is all about helping kids and young adults get on the right track to success and one program in Opa-locka is aimed at making sure children are always "upward bound".
'She's Like A Second Mother To Me': Special Needs Students Describes His Mentor At EasterSeals South FloridaThere is a school in Miami that isn’t just giving special needs students an education, it is also helping them get jobs and there's a special teacher mentoring students for the future.
Their Lives Brought Together By Tragedy, Miami Beach Detective Mentors TeenBig Brothers Big Sisters "Bigs in Blue" program connects youth with police officers in communities throughout our nation, building strong, trusting, lasting relationships.
Mentoring Matters: Two Women Forge Special Bond Over Two Decades At Maria Verdeja School Of The ArtsTwo women have formed a special relationship that has lasted over twenty years, with the passion they share for dancing at the core of their amazing friendship.
Mentoring Matters: Aspiring Young Musician's Bond With Music Mentor Hits All The Right NotesMusic has the power to bring people together and one local music program is uniting mentors and mentees in perfect harmony.
Mentoring Matters: Opioid Recovery Starts With A Strong Support System And Proper GuidanceIn 2017 more people died of opioid overdoses than from both gun violence and car accidents, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Mentoring Matters: Breakthrough Miami Helps Young Students Achieve Amazing HeightsBreakthrough Miami is an academic program where bright students in under served schools are able to be tutored and helped to reach their goals of graduating high school and get into college.