MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership

Mentor Kansas is a proud affiliate of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership and we act as a liaison of information and resources between the national movement and our state’s mentoring programs.  

Kansas Volunteer Commission 

A proud progam of the Kansas Volunteer Commission (The Commission) since 2011. 

Vision: to be innovative, proactive, and be a responsive leader in service and volunteerism in the state of Kansas. The Commission creates and expands opportunities, and initiates collaborations to build the resources of and strengthen service in volunteerism in Kansas.

Mission: to empower all Kansans to meet community needs through service. 

More information and funding opportunities can be found here


Welcome to Mentor Kansas

Mentor Kansas is a statewide mentoring partnership that connects over 150 mentoring programs with one another. We believe that all youth deserve a caring adult role model in their lives to support and guide them. In reflection of that vision, Mentor Kansas’ mission is to promote safe and effective youth mentoring practices and inspire more Kansans to be mentors.

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Topic: EEPM Standard 1: Recrutiment Training for Mentoring Programs

When: Wednesday, February, 24 from 10:30 - 11:30 am

What: Educator and Mentor Kansas Trainer, Tammy Potts, will share how the Mentoring and CareCats program meets objectives and expected outcomes through effective mentor and mentee recruitment practices. The resources and training provided will have a school-focused perspective that builds positive attitudes and emotions about mentoring.