Indiana Youth Institute President Bill Stanczykiewicz says mentors are adults who offer guidance and support to to young people.
Given the state of the economy, it should come as no surprise that the number of U.S. families in poverty is on the rise. As the latest Anne E. Casey Kids Count report bears out, poverty is having a devastating effect on the kids of Kentucky and Indiana. Join us on Tuesday as we discuss the latest Kids Count report.
A coalition of organizations led by the Indiana Youth Institute is launching a campaign to recruit hundreds of mentors for at-risk children across the Hoosier State. Insititute President Bill Stanczykiewicz says one of the many goals of the effort is too boost the state’s lagging high school graduation rate. “Research backs up common sense that […]