• From Mentored to Mentor, the Growth of Charlie

    Charlie with his mentorGrowing up with a single mom with English as his second language, school was a struggle for Charlie. With a busy mother trying to keep the family afloat with limited English, Charlie found himself slipping behind in school. He was extremely shy, not getting along with other kids and heading down an uncertain path. “I remember being frustrated because other kids were doing well in class and I wasn’t,” says Charlie. Thanks to an early intervention from Charlie’s school connecting him with ... Read more
  • TPP Mentor Adriaan Builds Things and People

    Adriaan and his menteeAdriaan spent his youth moving between countries, getting to know different cultures and school systems. Adriann was born in the Netherlands to Canadian parents. His father ran his own business and travelled a lot throughout Europe. Adrian says his childhood was spent in a great country with great parents;  “the Netherlands is a very child friendly country”. When he became a teen, Adriaan and his family were on the move; first to the United Kingdom for high school, and then on to Canada. The ... Read more

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What is it Like as a Mentor?

Mentors come from all different walks of life; an interesting thread running throughout their stories is their own unexpected growth and evolution. This experience can change you!

Want to learn more, find out what life is like as a mentor by reading Our Mentor Stories.

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