As many people who watch a weekly NFL game or reality TV show willvisit web sites where they begin to learn about social issues and becomemotivated to become directly involved as volunteers, donors, advocatessupporting an entire universe of organizations focused on a commonpurpose, such as helping kids born in poverty live adult lives beyondpoverty because they have jobs and livable-wage careers.Millions of citizens will travel from first exposure to an issuevia NEWSawareness into paths of Civic Engagement via the media strategies thatare developed via this internship.
The Tutor/Mentor Connection was created in 1993 to help volunteer-based tutor/mentor programsgrow in the Chicago area. It operated as part of the Cabrini Connections site based tutor/mentorprogram, a 501-c-3 non profit until June 2011. It now operates as a program of the Tutor/MentorInstitute, LLC, which was created in July 2011 to support the continued work of the T/MC inChicago and to help similar groups grow in other cities throughout the world.
Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC, Tutor/Mentor Connection, Merchandise Mart PO Box 3303, Chicago, Il. 606542 firstname.lastname@example.org