Category: Community Development

The impact of youth mentorship

Mentoring is often one component of a program that involves other elements, such as tutoring or life skills training and coaching. The supportive, healthy relationships formed between mentors and mentees are both immediate and long-term and contribute to a host of benefits for mentors and mentees.

Benefits for youth:

  • Increased high school graduation rates
  • Lower high school dropout rates

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How libraries can help build communities

At AMG we believe the placement of a resource library in communities especially poverty affected and underdeveloped areas can help to improve the area.Libraries are a great way to bring many people together and they also create togetherness, uplift learning programs and create opportunities for people to have the mindset of reading. Continue reading “How libraries can help build communities”