Category Archives: Success Stories

July Newsletter – Rumsey Scholarship Award

 

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June Newsletter 2017 – Graduates

       

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Investment and Award

Investment what really matters is the way to leave a legacy. That’s the legacy of Richard and Lorie Rumsey – a legacy that was honored at the Mentoring Awards Party last month. Mr. and Mrs. Rumsey supported the event financially … Continue reading

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Letter from Earnest: May 2016

Recently I had a dream that was a very powerful and moving experience. In it, I found myself at a conference for broken and at-risk children. A woman participating in the conference came to me to complain about some of … Continue reading

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2015 Mentoring Update

It’s been a year of new partnerships and activities for Youth Horizons mentoring, and it’s exciting to see matches grow and go deep! “I painted an outer space picture because I like science. The flowers are like the other planets. … Continue reading

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2014 Mentoring Stories

James and David: James has mentored with us in the past, and recently decided to mentor again. He and his new protégé David are getting to know one another. One of the best parts for David is that he wants … Continue reading

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Quilting and Church Camp

“I’m learning stuff that only a grandma can teach you,” Teresa Coons says. She’s making a quilt with her mentor, Patricia Carey. Teresa – who will be starting her junior year in high school this fall – has been matched … Continue reading

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Patty and Rachel

Just make sure to use spellcheck. That’s mentor Patty Gnefkow’s advice for her protégé Rachel Perkins as she prepares to apply for jobs and enter into the post-high school world. Patty and Rachel have been matched for five years. They … Continue reading

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Mentoring Stories

We love hearing stories of how God is at work in the mentoring program, and the difference mentoring makes! Here are two stories that were shared with us recently. T’Avion is five years old. He and Jeff have been meeting … Continue reading

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A Letter of Thanks

This time of year is often frantically busy with Christmas and the closing out of one year and the beginning of a new one. But in the Youth Horizons office, it’s a season when we often have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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