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  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

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  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

  • Trail Blazers National Mentoring Month

BoyStrength would like to say Thanks to the Portland Trail Blazers for honoring BoyStrength Instructor

Melvin Mendez and BoyStrength Student Jonah Hayes during January National Mentoring Month!

Check out their day with the Blazers by clicking the link below

 

 

http://www.nba.com/blazers/2016/mentor

 

 

Mission statement:  Fostering awareness, promoting healthy choices and empowering boys to be leaders  in nonviolence.

 

Goals: 

The BoyStrength Progam aims to  

  • Foster  an understanding of what it means to be a young man in today’s media driven society  

  • Boost knowledge and awareness of equity,  diversity, and cultural differences

  • Support boys capacity to express and regulate emotions 

  • Encourage boys to explore healthier and safer choices to  prevent violence

  • Enhance boys  inner strength to  cultivate  leadership and mentoring skills 

  • Increase  boys capacity to be allies in ending violence against girls and women

  • Promote boys social connections and understanding of healthy relationships

  • Raise awareness of the importance of healing and self-care

 

Check out KATU's spot on this exciting new program here.

 


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