Each year, mentoring programs leverage National Mentoring Month to recruit volunteer mentors through MENTOR’s Mentoring Connector, the only national database of quality mentoring programs that enables volunteers to search for local mentoring opportunities.
...a pathway to success in college and career
The Memphis Grizzlies Scholars Program (MGSP), in partnership with Memphis Area Ford Dealers, is a selective high school prep program for rising 8th graders at Memphis Grizzlies Preparatory Charter School in Memphis, TN. The program's mission is to increase the number of young men with access to academically rigorous, competitive high schools as a pathway to success in college and career.
MGSP is a one-year immersive learning experience designed to accelerate student preparedness for a competitive high school environment through academic enrichment, counseling, leadership development, and mentorship.
The Memphis Grizzlies Scholars Program has worked to connect with a diverse group of community organizations that have the expertise and resources to develop the academic and artistic talents of each scholar. Those community organizations include:
Deer Hill Expeditions
New Memphis Institue