When Schools and Nonprofits Collaborate with Faith-based Organizations

Amachi is a Philadelphia-based nonprofit that recruits volunteers from faith-based organizations to mentor the children of incarcerated parents. However, it has a waiting list for each of its programs. It’s hard to find enough adults to mentor the children, says the organization’s president, Rev. W. Wilson Goode Sr.

Youth Worker Spotlight: The Need for Male Mentors

Debbie Dollar, a program manager for the Boys and Girls Club in Hogansville, Georgia, laments the fact that her program is staffed entirely by women — the club's biggest challenge: They need more male mentors for the boys who make up half of their program youth.

Youth Mentoring Program Grants

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Youth Opportunity AmeriCorps

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