Lawyers Lend-A-Hand to Youth awards grants to mentoring programs in the Chicagoland area each year. The grant application cycle begins with a Letter of Inquiry in the summer of each year, with full grant applications (by invitation) due in the fall of each year. Grants are awarded in the winter.
For full information on applying for a grant, click here.
RESOURCES FOR MENTORS
Mentors are a key ingredient in the development and success of underserved youth. Click here for more information on becoming a better mentor.
The National Mentoring Resource Center and the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring both continue to research best practices for mentoring and highlight the importance of prioritizing mentoring in underserved areas.