10 LGBTQ Resources for Mentors

Jessica Cunningham, research assistant at the MENTOR/UMB Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring, compiled the following list of 10 LGBTQ-specific resources (listed in alphabetical order)...

Mentoring Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Intersex, and Gender Nonconforming Youth

This review examines research on mentoring for youth who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and gender nonconforming (LGBTQI-GNC). It is organized...

LGBTQ Supplement to the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring

The LGBTQ Supplement to the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring responds to a long-standing call to extend the reach and quality of...

Transgender Identity and Experiences of Violence Victimization, Substance Use, Suicide Risk, and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among High School Students — 19 States and Large Urban School Districts, 2017

This report shows population-based survey data from 10 state and nine urban school districts found that an average of 1.8% of high school...

Youth Development Champion Groups

Various data sources suggest that specific populations, including those growing up in low income households, children and youth of color, immigrants and children...

Organizational Culture and Climate

Understanding the impact of organizational culture and the climate that it creates for leaders, employees, and public servants.

Storytelling for Cultural Competence

This guided journaling experience encourages self-knowledge (an important part of cultural competence), cultivates empathy and connection, and provides a space to practice the...

Collective Impact Resources

The Collective Impact Forum has created a curated central pool of resources so that what’s experienced and learned by one initiative can be...

Understanding Collective Impact

Since the 2011 Stanford Social Innovation Review article introduced the concept, collective impact has been widely adopted as an effective form of cross-sector...

Like Minded

LikeMinded is a crowdfunding tool that amplifies nonprofit efforts and encourages communities to come together and support public good projects.

Programs: Texas 4-H Mission Possible Camp

Mission Possible is a co-educational, inclusive program that provides a residential summer camp experience for youth of differing abilities, bringing youth together to...

Programs: Together We Can

Unidos Se Puede, formerly Juntos, is a culturally-appropriate prevention program being delivered to 300 Latino immigrant families in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Designed to increase...