Seattle CARES Mentoring Movement

Organization Details

NameSeattle CARES Mentoring Movement

Organization Description

Mission statementTo secure and transform the lives of Black children by inspiring, recruiting and mobilizing masses of caring Black men and women to mentor and nourish them.
Service(s) descriptionSeattle CARES Mentoring Movement will provide programming using established training protocols and a standardized curriculum material based on The Rising Program: Elevating, Education, Expectations and Self-Esteem (a group mentoring model). The curriculum has been evaluated by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for its effectiveness to increase critical thinking in challenging situations; eliminated self-harming behavior; increased pride in young Black boys; increase a sense of self-worth and hope for the future.
Program impactnot provided

Community programs are organized into categories known as Community School Elements. All community programs associated with Seattle CARES Mentoring Movement are listed below and each program may be provided at 1 or more schools. You can use the 'Show Details' buttons to learn more about each program.

Behavior/Social and Emotional Learning and Supports (1 program)

Programs that support adults and students in developing 21st century skills and competencies such as self-management, social awareness, responsible decision-making, and building trusting relationships, in order to handle ourselves, our relationships, and our work/studies effectively. This is inclusive of programs supporting alternative discipline approaches such as restorative justice.