Indianapolis, Indiana – Nearly two hundred college students traveled to Indianapolis to kick-off the 2019-2020 programming year with a weekend full of training and capacity building.  Thirty-two universities from nine states were represented, with all students holding leadership positions within their university chapters of College Mentors for Kids. College students began the 2019 National Conference, …
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Community Members Recognized for Commitment to Mentoring at the 2019 Inspire Awards, presented by Verizon INDIANAPOLIS – The 2019 Inspire Awards, presented by Verizon, celebrated outstanding mentors in our community on February 21 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom. Seven inspiring community leaders were named Mentors of the Year for mentoring excellence in the workplace and community …
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College Mentors for Kids announces Brian Dixon, PhD, as first recipient of Inspiring Alumni Award INDIANAPOLIS – College Mentors for Kids will honor Brian Dixon, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health, and founding chapter president of the DePauw University chapter, with the first ever Inspiring Alumni Award at …
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College Mentors for Kids to Celebrate the Tenth Annual Inspire Awards, presented by Verizon, on February 21st, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS- The 2019 Inspire Awards, presented by Verizon, marks the 10th anniversary of College Mentors for Kids’ signature event. This year’s luncheon will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Indiana Rooftop Ballroom on Thursday, February 21st. …
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College Mentors for Kids joins the global #GivingTuesday movement: Plans to provide caring college student mentors to 100 kids through #GivingTuesday campaign.  Indianapolis 11/26/2018 – College Mentors for Kids has big plans for #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate …
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Indianapolis, Indiana – Nearly two hundred college students took a break from their busy schedules to travel to Indianapolis for a weekend full of training and capacity building. Thirty-four universities from nine states were represented, with the common thread of all students holding leadership positions within their university chapters of College Mentors for Kids. The …
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On Wednesday, June 6, College Mentors for Kids’ young professionals group, EtC,  hosted its 4th Annual Summer Bash at TwoDEEP Brewing Co. Drawing about 90 attendees, the event featured locally brewed craft beer, a sell-out gift-card pull, and a sudden-death cornhole tournament. Attendees learned about College Mentors’ mission from Lindsay Grzymski, president of College Mentors’ …
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TOLEDO, OHIO – College Mentors for Kids, in partnership with the Hylant Family Foundation, is opening a new chapter at the University of Toledo. This national youth-mentoring organization brings students from local elementary schools onto college campuses for weekly one-on-one, experiential mentoring activities with college student mentors. The program exposes children to higher education at …
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