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

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.

Hoboken Library’s MakerSpace @ Hoboken Public Library
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
All 1:1 matches can spend this Saturday in the Hoboken Library’s MakerSpace! Build something new, program a robot, and try out the Library’s latest technology. A MakerSpace is somewhere you can unleash your creativity in a free and fun environment all while learning new skills. Activities will be available for all ages.
Namaste & Rose 2019: TRUEMentors & Urban Souls @ Urban Souls
Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Namaste & Rose 2019: TRUEMentors & Urban Souls @ Urban Souls

In partnership with Urban Souls Yoga, TRUE Mentors is hosting a fundraiser for our mentoring programs. 100% of the proceeds directly benefit children in Hudson County. What’s not to love about Namaste and Rosé! Join us in supporting this great organization!

Doors open at 7:30pm, yoga class begins at 8:00pm followed by cocktail hour and light refreshments.

Guests will enjoy:

  • 1 Hour Yoga Class Hosted at Urban Souls
  • Live Music
  • 2 Wine/Beer Tickets
  • Raffles
  • Food & Desserts
  • 100% of Proceeds Goes to True Mentors
The Gravity Vault Summer Field Trip @ The Gravity Vault
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Gravity Vault Summer Field Trip @ The Gravity Vault

This FREE field trip is for all students who are enrolled in Enrichment Clubs or students and adults part of the 1:1 Mentoring Program. Students must have a signed True Mentors Permission Slip filled out and have attended our Enrichment Club Program at least 1x during the 2018-2019 school year. Spaces are limited so sign up as soon as possible!

Please meet at the Gravity Vault (1423 Clinton St) at 5:45pm. Or meet at 601 Jackson St at 5:15pm to walk over with volunteers.

Also, this waiver is required before climbing for both adults and minors:

1:1 Mentor Training @ Jubilee Center
Aug 13 @ 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.