COVID-19 UPDATE. As of September 22, 2020, all TRUE Mentors programs remain virtual with the exception of in- person, small group events. We encourage mentors to continue supporting their mentees. Please see our Virtual Mentoring Resource page for assistance.

Our Teen Independence Program participants can receive weekly assignment and workshops via email by contacting

TRUE Mentors hosts many events throughout the month and we are constantly updating our calendar.  Each calendar event contains contact information in case you have any questions. We look forward to impacting the lives of children in Hudson County with you.

Virtual Match Meet-up @ Zoom
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for an interactive Mystery Game Night, where participants will be given a set of (historical) clues for a fun time devoted to investigation.

There will be prizes!


Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 828 2358 9736
Passcode: MENTOR

Anti-Racism for Volunteers Workshop Series @ Virtual
Mar 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This fourth session will build on the prior two sessions by sharing tools so participants can recognize their racial self-awareness, a necessary component to develop a healthy mentoring relationship.

This 5-workshop Series lead by Alexis Jemal, J.D., LCSW, LCADC, PhD and Karen Gaffney, PhD, will provide safe, open, expert-lead discussions on numerous myths at the heart of systemic racism and unconscious bias. These workshops will include interactive exercises, educational presentations, follow-up activities, and open discussion periods.

You can sign up for this workshop Here


Session 1 of the Anti-Racism for Volunteer Series is now available to view! See here for a recording. Passcode: k06.SUGm.

Session 2 of the Anti-Racism for Volunteer Series is now available to view! See here for a recording. Passcode: .&jthSM1

Session 3 of the Anti-Racism for Volunteer Series will be available shortly.

For recommended resources see here.


March Fundraiser: Molten Chocolate Lava Cake & Wine Pairing Class
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Chef Lindsay and Wine Specialist Gabriel have recently hosted a charity event which had 100 attendees and raised $1,600 in donations. They are now showcasing a new charity event experience!

Come join Chef Lindsay and Wine Specialist Gabriel in a charity event to support another extraordinary organization. Chef Lindsay and Gabriel want to bring everyone together with a baking & wine pairing experience to help raise money for an amazing program. True Mentors is a non-for-profit organization founded to help children develop healthy, strong relationships that allow them to reach their full potential.