Welcome to Kansas Mentors.

 
"Providing every young Kansan access to a caring and quality mentor."

Kansas Mentors is a statewide mentoring partnership that connects existing mentoring programs with one another and serves as a resource center for communities wishing to start a program. Kansas Mentors works to promote the great mentoring opportunities found throughout the state.

We believe that all children deserve a caring adult role model in their lives to support and guide them; our mission is to help make this a reality.  In reflection of that vision, Kansas Mentors focuses its work in two areas:

 
1.    Ensuring young Kansans are receiving the highest quality mentoring services
  2.    Recruiting more Kansans to become involved in these efforts


While you're here, check out our 
mentoring FAQ page and directory of local programs.

 



The 2014 Coaches' Mentoring Challenge begins August 1st!  We are now accepting Outstanding Match Nominations and Coaches' Challenge Materials Order Forms.  Get yours submitted today!  The website is being updated daily, so please be sure to check out the new swag we have prepared for you.



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2014 Kansas Conference on Service & Volunteerism




    
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News & Events
Certified SAFE Trainer (Screening Applicants for Effectiveness) to Present at Annual Conference
If you work in a youth serving organization, you DO NOT want to miss out on this!

KM Awards $10,000 in Mini-Grant Funding
Mentoring programs awarded funding as part of the annual Coaches' Challenge.

KM Connection- August 2014 Edition
Coaches' Challenge updates, SAFE training, FREE webinar and much more!

KM Connection- June 2014 Edition
Mini-Grant funding, conference updates, free training and more!

KM Connection- April 2014 Edition
Look inside for important funding, training, and announcement updates!

Kansas Mentors Announces Gold Star Recipient
Schools of Hope is KM's newest Gold Star Program

Kansas Mentors Announces Grant Recipients
Funds will aid mentoring programs to ensure safe mentoring relationships

2013 State of Mentoring in Kansas
A summary of the assessment conducted about the mentoring climate in Kansas

Kansas Mentors Announces Grant Opportunity
Funds will aid mentoring programs to ensure safe mentoring relationships

Governor Brownback Proclaims January as Kansas Mentoring Month
Kansans encouraged to make a difference by becoming a mentor








 

 

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    Landon State Office Building 
900 SW Jackson, Ste. 106
Topeka, KS  66612
Ph: 785-368-6211
Fax: 785-296-7933
      
     
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