RCMC provides direct services to youth mentor  programs throughout Riverside County by:  hosting a web site and mentor information hotline, hosting an annual mentor recognition event, providing training and technical assistance and encouraging member best practices.

Mentor Recognition

 

 

Board of Supervisors

 

PROCLAMATION

 

JANUARY 2014

IS

MENTOR RECOGNITION MONTH

 

 
 

WHEREAS, In 1996. Community Action Partnership of Riverside County (CAP Riverside) established the Riverside County Mentor Collaborative (RCMC), a county-wide partnership of over 50 mentoring programs, to assist, support and develop safe and positive mentor-protégé relationships; and

 

WHEREAS, Mentoring fosters intergenerational trust, and gives youth the opportunity to learn from mentors willing to share their experience and expertise in a safe and protected environment; and

 

WHEREAS, RCMC assists in recruiting mentor volunteers and provides mentor referrals for families with children; and

 

WHEREAS, Community Action Partnership of Riverside County facilitates an annual mentor recognition event, to be held this year on January 31, 2014; and

 

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors of Riverside County commends Community Action Partnership of Riverside County and members of the Riverside County Mentor Collaborative for their continual focus on improving the mentor  relationships for the children and youth of Riverside County.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED the Board of Supervisors of Riverside County proclaim January 2014 as Mentor Recognition Month in the County of Riverside.