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The New Circle Mentoring program is awarded a $2,000 Vermont Community Action Team grant from the Ben & Jerry’s Foundation.

“The Vermont Community Action Teams (CATs) offer general support grants within the guidelines and funding provided by the Ben & Jerry’s Foundation. Every month, the CATs make small grants, generally ...
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Resource: Becoming a Better Mentor

MENTOR National introduced a new resource written by experts for people who take on a mentoring role. Becoming a Better Mentor: Strategies to Be There for Young People is a ...
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A Note from the Director of New Circle Mentoring

Spring is here! Vermonters experience a lift in spirits as green growth begins to appear. The transition from snow storms and freezing temperatures to yellow daffodils and warmer weather provides ...
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We’re standing with the children of Ukraine. Please join us.

This campaign has ended. Click here to find out how it went! There is still time to double your donation for the children of Ukraine.Children have been killed. Children have ...
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Lawson’s Finest Sunshine Fund Donates to New Circle Mentoring

Lawson’s Finest Liquids of Waitsfield has selected New Circle Mentoring as one of their 2022 Sunshine Fund donation recipients. We encourage our readers to visit the Lawson’s Finest Liquids taproom ...
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Thank You, Stone Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Ram of Middlebury

New Circle Mentoring would like to give a big THANK YOU to Stone Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Ram of Middlebury, Vermont, and their employees for their time and donations to ...
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New Circle Mentoring Receives a $5,200 Vermont Mentoring Grant from Mentor VT!

"MENTOR Vermont envisions a future in which every young person in Vermont has the supportive mentoring relationships they need to grow and develop into thriving, productive, and engaged adults. In ...
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A Note from the New Circle Mentoring Director

It's a New Year for New Circle Mentoring and there is so much to look forward to! January is National Mentoring Month! During National Mentoring month, mentoring organizations across the ...
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The Chronical of Evidence-Based Mentoring: How teachers and mentors can help students navigate the return to in-person learning

Adults such as teachers and mentors, who interact with youth on a regular basis have a profound impact on their successes. Beyond that, that nature of the relationship affects the ...
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Note from the Director – November

The start of the school year and the change of seasons bring apples to my mind! Mentoring matches once again had the opportunity to pick apples at Happy Valley Orchards ...
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