COVID-19 UPDATE. As of March 20, 2020, all TRUE Mentors in-person programs are suspended until further notice. We encourage mentors to continue supporting their mentees. Please see our Virtual Mentoring Resource page for assistance.
In addition, from April – May 31, 2020, we are providing Virtual Enrichment Club Sessions via Zoom between 6 – 8 PM with two activities per week.
Our Teen Independence Program participants can receive weekly assignment and workshops via email by contacting Maria@TRUEMentors.org.
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.
All mentees and their mentors enrolled in our FREE 1:1 Mentoring Program are eligible for this trip! Sign yourself up and your mentee!
Contact Program Director Bliss Lecea (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions or to get the mandatory waiver.
Location: Tennis Courts at Steven’s (on 9th Street)
During the school year, TRUE Mentors offers free weekly enrichment program on Tuesday evenings at Jubilee Center (601Jackson 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
Last Day of TIP Celebration!
Meet at Puzzle Out at 5:45pm
1 Newark St #22, Hoboken, NJ 07030
for an escape room adventure!
After, we will go to Ben & Jerry’s on 4th and Washington!
Must reserve spot by May 15th