New Canaan Advertiser (New Canaan, CT) February 18, 2013
"The Mentoring Institute of Coastal Fairfield County celebrated the power of mentoring for the third year in a row, during January, National Mentoring Month. The organization held a banquet at which it thanked and recognized the “caring adults in the region who mentor youth to make their lives better and more stable,” according to a release. One of these mentors is New Canaan resident Katie Martin, who was recognized for being a mentor in the Champions Mentoring Program.
There are currently 13 mentor programs that are part of the Mentoring Institute, a United Way of Coastal Fairfield County initiative in partnership with the Governor’s Prevention Partnership, and approximately 1,500 mentors serving in those programs." Read More