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Get Involved

There are many ways to foster mentoring in your community. Our team can connect you to volunteer, professional, and advocacy opportunities that leverage your talents and passions in ways that best support youth.

Interested in becoming a mentor? Head over to the
Mentoring Connector to get started.

Find a Mentor

Mentoring is all about connections, relationships, and opening doors of opportunity. MENTOR New York partners with over 1300 mentoring programs across New York State to pair mentees with a program that's right for them.


Are you looking for a mentor for someone you care about? Use the Mentoring Connector to learn more about the different types of programs available in your area.



The portfolio of issues tied to mentoring continues to grow on Capitol Hill. Champions of mentoring can use their skills to advocate for policies that will support youth-serving initiatives at the local, state, and national levels.

Check out MENTOR's legislative platform to learn more about specific bills and proposals for expanding mentorship. The advocacy toolkit offers tips on how to engage your elected officials to take action.


An investment in MENTOR New York is an investment in young people. With every donation, you increase our capacity to provide quality mentorships to youth who need and want a mentor as part of their support system.


Are you a budding philanthropist? Join the Young Professionals Advisory Board (YPAB), a group of emerging leaders who dedicate their time, talents, and resources to promoting youth mentorship and supporting our work.

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