The MENTOR Network

Stories of our Mentors

Ripple of Hope Winners
Billy and John Wanted to Help

It was evident from the beginning that Billy and John would be ideal Mentors. They wanted to “help someone help themselves” and that is just what they did as Mentors in the Host Home program.

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Host Home Provider
Louise and David Became Family

David's life changed forever when he was matched with Louise in one of The Network's Therapeutic Foster Care programs. The two became more than care provider and foster child to each other—they became family—and today Louise continues to help David thrive through The Network's Host Home program.

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The MENTOR Network's medically complex foster care program
Marco Thrives with Mentors’ Guidance

From the moment he was born, Marco was fighting for his life. But with the support of his nurturing foster parents and The Network's experienced treatment, Marco got the support he needed to grow and develop at home.

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Massachusetts MENTOR Foster Parent
Teens Look to Christal for Guiding Light

It’s easy to see the impact that Christal has made. Just ask any of her former foster children, who still keep in touch and remind her that she forever changed their lives. Christal is the one who helped them set a positive direction for their lives and create a brighter future.

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Desiree
Aida and Daryl Found Their Calling

Friends, teachers and family are a few of the ways Desiree describes her Mentors, Aida and Daryl Owens, a couple who have opened their home and their hearts—through The Network's Host Home program—to help Desiree live life to the fullest.

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