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.

Racial/Cultural Identity (1 program)

Programs that support strong, positive identity development and understanding of one's culture grounded in the experiences of a student's racial/cultural group, and their own individual experiences as members of particular racial/cultural groups.