The Youth Mentoring Action Network is a 501 (c)3 dedicated to leveraging the power of mentoring relationships to create a more equitable and just world for young people.
The Youth Mentoring Action Network is re-imagining and re-making youth-led, multigenerational spaces in which healthy dialogue, community-engaged education, and civic engagement create equitable environments for youth to thrive.
Design and implement programs with and for youth.
Partner with other community-based organizations
Provide professional development for youth-serving professionals and organizations.
build the field
Build the field through research and thought leadership.
AT THE CORE: YOUTH AND COMMUNITY
Youth. Young people possess both the power and the potential to be change agents
in their schools and in their communities.
Community. Community matters, build community, stay in community, transform the
Acknowledges, learns about and disrupts systems of race, class, sexuality, gender, and ability.
Builds strong mentoring and multi-generational connections.
Is youth-centric and youth-driven.