Monthly Archives: May 2016

40 Totally Awesome Summer Hangouts

  The summer can be a great way to enjoy intentional time with your protégé. Yet with all the free time, limited Champions of Hope programing, and summer work schedules for mentors (and protégés), searching for creative and purposeful hangouts … Continue reading

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Our New Leadership Program and Amazon Wish List!

Each year Champions of Hope aims to grow as an organization in ways to support our proteges and their families. As our proteges get older we understand there are unique challenges and opportunities that face high school students, as adulthood … Continue reading

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Mentoring with Spanish Speaking Families pt. 2

  Mentoring a boy or girl whose parents do not speak english can be very challenging, and at times discouraging. As much as I wish I could wave a magic wand and fix every language barrier and culture difference, I … Continue reading

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Unpacking the Stages of Mentoring

We encourage our mentors towards faithfulness in mentoring and challenge each mentor to a relationship that goes past the two-year commitment. However, one of the greatest obstacles that hinders a long standing relationship is the unrealistic expectation of the mentors … Continue reading

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