Author: Bliss Lecea

Jersey Mike’s Fundraiser

This August, newcomer to the Hoboken area, Jersey Mike’s raised over $2,000 for TRUE Mentors as part of the company’s long standing tradition of working with local non-profits. When opening new locations, Jersey Mike’s looks for community partners to raise funds for and Kyle Woodworth, Prospect Capital Restaurant’s District Manager, selected TRUE Mentors after he … Continued

Executive Director Announcement

On behalf of the TRUE Mentors Board, I am excited to extend a warm welcome to Katharine Samberg-Lawrence as the organization’s new Executive Director.   A 10-year Veteran in the nonprofit sector, Katharine joins us from The Fortune Society, where she held several roles including: Program Coordinator, Manager or Vocational Counseling, and Manager of Transitional … Continued

August Match of the Month: Kingston and Arik

  The next time you see two blurs zipping up a wall or racing down the hallway, it’s not your imagination: it’s Kingston and Arik. “I call him the kid Spider-Man,” Arik told us. It’s no wonder; Kingston loves to climb, run, and play. He loves anything that makes him move, and his mentor, Arik, … Continued

February Match of the Month

Meet Mark & Pedro Three years may be a long time, and to a kid, that time is even more impressive. Pedro has known Mark since he was ten, and their relationship as mentee and mentor is still going strong. Because of Mark’s continued mentorship, we’ve decided to name these two our match of the … Continued