MORE Make a difference by mentoring in Williamson County

About Mentoring

Benefits of Mentoring
• The pleasure of sharing wisdom & experience with others through mind, body, and soul
• The satisfaction of giving back to others as others may have done for us
• Having an impact on youth and our community by helping a student succeed
• Being useful in our community by being involved
• Making a new friend-a student or another volunteer
• Contributing to the quality of our society and the future workforce
• Gaining and sharing experiences and knowledge about growing up, being and staying in school, and participating in the community

Additional benefits for Mentoring Students in Mentoring Relationships are:
• 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs
• 27% less likely to begin using alcohol
• 52% less likely to skip School
Public/Private Ventures study of Big Brothers, Big Sisters
• More likely to do better in school
• Less Aggressive
• Had better relationships with parents
National Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

An initiative of United Way of Williamson County
United Way of Williamson County

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