ADVISORY, Jan. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
In honor of National Mentoring Month, Mentoring USA, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. Mentoring USA is a leading national provider of one-to-one site-based mentoring programs that provides youth with inspirational adult mentors who can guide them in developing better self-esteem, creating healthy relationships, and making positive life choices.
In honor of the occasion, Matilda Raffa Cuomo, Founder, will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Mentoring USA Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Mentoring USA
Mentoring USA, a New York City-based nonprofit, is a structured, site-based, mentoring organization that began as the first state-sponsored, school-based, one-on-one mentoring program in the country in 1987. The program founded by former First Lady of the State of New York, Matilda Raffa Cuomo, became a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in 1995. Mentoring USA’s mission is to create sustained and supportive mentor relationships for children in need ages 7-21. The program matches youth across the country with inspirational adult mentors who can guide them in developing better self-esteem, creating healthy relationships, and making positive life choices.
Mentoring USA’s programs have a proven track record of success—99% of the students in Mentoring USA’s school-based and community-based mentoring programs have consistently moved on to the next grade level. Mentoring USA also provides international mentoring programs through Mentoring Italia.
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