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.

Youth Leadership Program @ Zoom
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Youth Leadership Program @ Zoom

Topic: Counter Narrative: How to Counter Racist Ideas and Images Using Photography

Facilitator: Duquann Sweeney

The Youth Leadership Program is a virtual and in-person opportunity for participants ages thirteen (13) and up to learn about, have open discussions, and lead informative workshops on identity and social justice topics of their choosing, facilitated by diverse experts.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 850 1583 9686
Passcode: YLP



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

Enrichment Clubs – Snow Candle Making @ Zoom
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us as we create beautiful snow candles (flame free)


The youth will participate in a one hour Enrichment Club session where they will be given a kit provided with the essential components to create this awesome craft.




This event takes places Tuesday 3/2/21 from 6-7pm.

In interested please contact Andrew @

See you then!


Banana Bread Making w/Andrew @ Zoom
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us as we create this warm and delicious comfort dessert with our families.


The youth will participate in a one hour long session where there will be given a kit that will contain all of the ingredients they need to make delicious Banana Bread (nuts free).



All of the ingredients will be provided, including aluminum bread trays. All you would need are 2 big bowls for mixing, a whisk, and a working oven.


If interested please contact Andrew @

This event will take place Tuesday 3/2/21 from 7-8pm via Zoom.

See you then!