January is National Mentoring Month!

Happy Mentoring Month! We are excited to raise awareness about mentoring so that everyone understands the importance of mentoring and the need for more mentors!

Howard County Proclamation Signing

Howard County Courthouse 122 2nd Ave SE, Cresco, IA

Mentors, mentees, Mentors For A Day, Steering Committee members, Helping Services staff, and friends of Youth Mentoring are invited to attend a proclamation signing at the Howard County Courthouse in the Board of Supervisors room at 9:00 a.m. A program update will be shared, the proclamation will be read, and a photo will be taken...

Winneshiek County Proclamation Signing

Winneshiek County Courthouse 201 W. Main Street, Decorah, IA

Mentors, mentees, Mentors For A Day, Steering Committee members, Helping Services staff, and friends of Youth Mentoring are invited to attend a proclamation signing at the Howard County Courthouse in the Board of Supervisors room at 9:00 a.m. A program update will be shared, the proclamation will be read, and a photo will be taken...

Allamakee Proclamation Signing

Allamakee County Courthouse 110 Allamakee St NW, Waukon, IA

Mentors, mentees, Mentors For A Day, Steering Committee members, Helping Services staff, and friends of Youth Mentoring are invited to attend a proclamation signing at the Howard County Courthouse in the Board of Supervisors room at 9:00 a.m. A program update will be shared, the proclamation will be read, and a photo will be taken...

National Mentoring Month Potluck Dinner

First Lutheran Church 604 W. Broadway, Decorah, IA

National Mentoring Month (NMM) Potluck Dinner--January 13, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, 604 W. Broadway, Decorah. Mentors, mentees, Mentors For A Day, Steering Committee members, and their families are all invited to attend. Pleae RSVP to me or Colinne with the names of those attending in your family by Monday, 1/10.

Gambling Awareness Training

Gambling Awareness Training--January 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m. This interactive training will be facilitated by Jen Stolka, Prevention Director at Helping Services. Mentors, parents, youth leaders, college students, and others are invited to attend. Please register at www.bit.ly/DelCoMentoring  To join the virtual training go to www.bit.ly/JoinProblemGamblingTraining

Youth Mentoring Bowl-a-thon

Save the date! Youth Mentoring Bowl-a-thon helps raise funds for Allamakee, Howard, and Winneshiek counties in northeast Iowa.  More info to come!

Eagle Bluff Group Mentoring Event

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 9 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. (does not include travel time). Youth Mentoring is going to Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center in Lanesboro, MN. Mentors, mentees, waiting youth, and Mentors For A Day are invited to this event. We will be geocaching (finding objects using GPS) through the beautiful wooded trails, enjoying...

Tasty Thursday

The Landing Market 211 College Drive, Decorah, IA

Let’s Talk About Marijuana Training

On Tuesday, April 26, an exciting training “Let's Talk About Marijuana” will take place from 5:30-6:30 p.m. The training will be available via Zoom and in-person. The in-person location is Luther College's Baker Commons. Please pre-register at www.bit.ly/MarijuanaRegistration. This training has been developed with the expertise of Luther College Nursing students. Key points of the...