Studies show that children and youths who succeed in the face of adversity have benefited from the presence of at least one stable, involved and caring adult in their life. Supporting relationships help children become better people; they have a positive impact on brain development and are critical to long-term health and success in life.
Our impact on Society
more youths get their diploma than the national average.
It is incredible to see how much a young person can grow through mentoring. It is also incredible to see how much I grew.
“We get along better, she has matured and I knew she had that potential.”
of youths enrolled in a mentoring program have shown real progress in reading and writing.
I knew I had a privileged childhood and once I became an adult, I decided to become a Big Brother. The experience is extremely beneficial and very fulfilling. Not only for my Little Brother Justin, but also for myself. It allows me to make both a small and a big difference in the life of a young person who will one day grow up to become an adult.
It makes me both happy and proud to see the tight relationship they enjoy. Every day, I can feel Marc’s deep involvement, loyalty and keen interest for my son’s well-being and development. Marc has always been there for Philippe and I believe that they will remain friends throughout their life.