January is National Mentoring Month and today KZMU News speaks with Dan McNeil, the program director at Grand Area Mentoring. Since 2005, the nonprofit program has matched adult volunteers with children seeking guidance in the community. The results of this local mentoring program are huge. Data shows children improving behavior and becoming more engaged in school, all from spending time with a kind, responsible adult every week. Learn more on today’s newscast.
An online art auction supporting Grand Area Mentoring is live throughout the month. Check it out here: