This January marks the 14th annual National Mentoring Month, and Mentoring USA is a major participant in this campaign aimed at expanding quality mentoring opportunities to connect more young people with caring adults. Read on to learn what Mentoring USA’s team, mentors, and partners have been up to so far!
By Jean E. Palmieri New York: Bloomingdale's is getting its game on. Following on the heels of its successful collaboration with the National Football League for last year-s Super Bowl, the retailer is now teaming up with the National Basketball Association for the NBA All-Star Game, scheduled for Madison Square Garden on Feb. 15. "Our [...]
February is Black History Month, and in celebration our partners at Bloomingdale's will be saluting culture-defining eras and trends of Black style! Bloomingdale's will hold special events and panel discussions at select stores across the country with famed style experts and leaders to spark a national conversation on the unique history and cultural heritage of [...]
Miami style child, fashion maven, and long-time mentor Cher Leeanne blogged about Mentoring USA's partnership with Bloomingdale's during National Mentoring Month. The fashion blogger showcased the artwork by mentees displayed in Bloomingdale’s iconic Lexington Avenue store and spoke to the value of mentoring in changing the lives of opportunity youth. Thank you for being a [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alexis Douglas 212-400-8215 May 22, 2013- Mentoring USA and Bloomingdale’s have concluded another successful year assisting youth in reaching their potential. This week, employee mentors from Bloomingdale’s Chevy Chase, MD celebrated the end of the school year with their mentees from Viers Mills Elementary School. The program in which Bloomingdale’s partners [...]
Seasonal Shopping Event to Benefit Mentoring USA WHAT: Shop Bloomingdale's for the new must-have trends for spring, all while supporting an important cause, during the retailer's semi-annual Fashionable Fundraiser philanthropic campaign. This season will once again support Mentoring USA, a national nonprofit organization that is an affiliate of HELP USA and is dedicated to creating [...]
Contact: Joe Poskin P: 212-400-8294 E: firstname.lastname@example.org Chicago, IL-A male mentoring initiative of Mentoring USA, the nation's first state-sponsored school-based one-to-one mentoring program, is expanding its mentoring programs in Chicago through support from the Open Society Foundation Campaign for Black Male Achievement. The "MEN-TOUR" initiative will facilitate the recruitment, screening, and training of male mentors [...]
Ubuntu in Zulu means a deeper understanding of what being human is all about. The Ubuntu bracelet empowers women in South Africa living with HIV/AIDS to earn an income for their families through handcrafting bracelets. Profits from bracelet sales are donated to help orphaned and vulnerable children in Africa. Bloomingdale's is proud to donate $7.50 [...]