Events & Activities

Thanks to Portillos for hosting a dinner fundraiser for us  Thursday, January 23rd
4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
2306 N. Prospect Ave.
Order dinner or a snack and present the flier (click on the button at left) on paper or smartphone to your server.
You must RSVP by January 20th at this link

Dinner social & fundraiser


Mentor Breakfast

Join us on Tuesday, January 28, 7:15 - 8:30 for Breakfast at Stone Creek Church, 2502 S. Race Street.  Enjoy scones from Common Ground, Bagels from Einstein Bagels, Yogurt, Fruit, Juice and Coffee

What Does it Mean to Mentor?  will be the topic and you will have a chance to discuess what mentoring means to you with fellow mentors.   Bring a friend interested in mentoring.

RSVP to Lauren Smith (Champaign) or 351-3722

              Karen Decker (Urbana) or 384-3685, ext. 1236

Winter Trainings

For Prospective Mentors (pick one)
One to One Initial Mentor Training

Thursday, January 30, 2020  6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Urbana Middle School (1201 S. Vine, U.)
RSVP to Lauren Smith - (Champaign)

Tom Howley - (Urbana)

One to One Initial Mentor Training

Wednesday, February 12, 2020  11:30 - 1:30 p.m., Champaign Mellon Building (703 S. New, C.)
RSVP to Lauren Smith - (Champaign)

Tom Howley - (Urbana)


CU One to One Mentoring on the Channel 3 Morning show, 1/16/20.

U of I Athletics donates to One to One Scholarship Foundation

Lauren Smith, Unit 4 Schools, Susan Young, CFO - U of I Athletics, Patricia Grove, U of I Athletics

Several of the U of I  Athletics Department staff are One to One mentors, so they collected money to donate to the CU One to One Scholarship Foundation in honor of their CFO, Susan Young.   $561.00 was collected by Patricia Grove and donated to the Scholarship Foundation!

Champaign Rotary donates to One to One Scholarship Fund

On December 16, Tom Howley, Urbana Mentor Coordinator and Lauren Smith, Champaign Mentor Coordinator accepted a check from the Ashley Dye, Champaign Rotary, and Champaign Rotary President Janet Ellis-Nelson. 

May 2019

Graduating Seniors - Class of 2019

Graduating seniors and their mentors look back on their years together, the impact mentoring has had, and why the CU 1-to-1 Mentor Program was so important to them.

Loir Ellinger, Tom Howley and Mayor Diane Marlin

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