Calendar

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 Hoboken with you.

Oct
17
Wed
1:1 Mentor Training @ Hoboken Business Center
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Mentor Training

 

All mentors are required to attend our 2-hour, Mentor Training Program. This training is designed to help our new mentors develop a deeper understanding of our mentoring programs, what it means to be a TRUE mentor and a chance to hear how our current mentors are making an impact on children in Hoboken. Reserve your spot for the next Mentor Training.

Teen Internship Program @ HOPES Inc
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Workshop 2: Acts of Kindness

How can one simple act of kindness make a big difference in your life? This workshop explores various acts of kindness and how YOU can start making a difference in a BIG way.

Workshop Host: Ashley Barron
Seniors: College Applications or Career Exploration

Oct
23
Tue
Enrichment Clubs @ Boys & Girls Club
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

During the school year, TRUE Mentors offers free weekly enrichment program on Tuesday evenings at the Boys & Girls Club of Hoboken (123 Jefferson Street) from 6 – 8 p.m. Our Clubs change monthly, with every month featuring a different theme. Clubs are offered on a variety of different enrichment topics including art, science, cooking, and more!  Between clubs we take free field trips to for youth to explore local businesses, different career options, and community resources.

The classes are open to all children in 2nd-8th grade, and they create an opportunity for children to interact with other children and the volunteers.

An example class structure is below:

6:00 – 6:30pm   Welcome & Small Group Activity
6:30 – 7:45pm   Snack & Question of the Day
7:45 – 8:00pm    Club Activity

Oct
24
Wed
Teen Internship Program @ HOPES Inc
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Workshop 3: If I Couldn’t Fail

What would you do if you couldn’t fail?
Workshop Host: Ashley Barron

Seniors: College Applications or career exploration