Match of the Month: Chris and Malik!

Match of the Month: Chris and Malik!

Chris and Malik first met when they were matched in January, through Mentor Duluth’s match process. The two have had a lively and active match since that day. “We play basketball together, cook mediocre dinners, take my dog to obedience school, work in the garden, we’ve gone camping twice, rock climbing, board games, free concerts […]

Match of the Month: Mikayla and Malia!

Match of the Month: Mikayla and Malia!

Mikayla and Malia first met when Mikayla worked for Eagle’s Nest at North Star Academy from 2015-2016. Malia was one of the students in the program. They became close during that year and created a bond without trying!  When Mikayla graduated from UMD and got a job with the YMCA at a different school, Malia […]

Match of the Month: Alice and Destyni!

Match of the Month: Alice and Destyni!

July 6th will mark Destyni and Alice’s first match anniversary. This match is not one to let that day slip by unnoticed! They place a lot of value in their friendship and enjoy celebrating it! They have already done things to commemorate their match, like create a time capsule hidden in Alice’s apartment, which Destyni […]

Match of the Month!

Match of the Month!

The first time Jessie and Sierra spent time together, it was a walk to the rose garden followed by ice cream. They both agreed that having a chance to walk around and spend quality time together was a great opportunity to get to know each other. They clicked right away and talked the whole time! […]

Mentor Duluth Music Fundraiser

Mentor Duluth Music Fundraiser

In addition to our March into Mentoring campaign, Mentor Duluth is raising funds for youth and match activities through our raffle and music fundraiser. Raffle tickets are available through Friday and our music fundraiser is this Friday! See below for more details: Raffle Entry and Drawing $5.00 raffle tickets are available for purchase throughout the month of […]

Making a Difference: Peter and Dakota!

Making a Difference: Peter and Dakota!

Ten years ago, Peter and his wife, Wendy, starting tutoring at an elementary school in Superior. They were matched with two boys — one of them being Dakota, who was in third grade when Peter started helping him with math homework and reading. Their friendship grew over the years, and Peter decided he wanted to […]