Young people need support and encouragement in their mentoring journeys. Learn how you can get engaged with capacity building and other mentoring initiatives.

Are you looking to spring into action and join the mentoring movement? You’ve come to the right place!

Whether an individual, community group, or a business – you have a place in the mentoring movement.

1 in 3 young people in the U.S. will grow up without a mentor of any kind. Help us close this gap by joining the mentoring movement! YMC invites you to explore how you can add value to our growing network of mentoring programs, youth, families, businesses, and educational institutions committed to quality mentoring relationships.

Explore ways to get engaged below!



We know the power of mentoring and so do millions of people around the world. Learn more about how to advocate for youth mentoring.


Become a mentor

Anyone can be a mentor! Check out our resource that walks you through steps to become one and considerations to explore before making a commitment.


Get Resources

Check out our growing library of resources to support positive mentoring relationships.

Give the gift of individualized consulting services

When you give, you help organizations access quality consulting services that build their capacity to meet the needs of their communities. Consider giving to the Youth Mentoring Collaborative to allow us to continue providing critical support to the mentoring initiatives that need our services most.