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Kathy Ireland Mentor Tea for Single Teen Mothers

The Kathy Ireland Mentor Program for Single Teen Mothers provides much needed guidance and support to disadvantaged young women throughout the year.

Each single teen mother is matched to a compassionate mentor from surrounding businesses and community organizations. Through strategic esteemed speakers, resourceful workshops and valuable information, this event will serve as the foundation for a year long alliance between the mentor and mentee, in addition to inspiration for future success!

Nearly one million pregnancies occur in the US every year to teenage mothers under the age of 18. The majority of teen mothers are left with little resources and guidance, leading to a high level of high school drop out rates. The Kathy Ireland Mentor Program for Single Teen Mothers, along with 9-1-1 for Kids, strives to provide these teen mothers with the positive self-esteem and powerful resources crucial in achieving success despite the statistics.

Kathy and 9-1-1 for Kids executive director, Elise Kim developed the concept for the Mentor Program in 1990 and have coordinated hundreds of matches since then. This program received the Crystal Star Award recognizing outstending programs assisting disadvantaged women.

 

2016 Calendar

JANUARY

FEBRUARY
California Chapter NENA: Mission Critical

MARCH
FCC CSRIC Quarterly
National Flood Safety Awareness Week
National Poison Prevention Week

APRIL
Tim Brown Mentor Mini Camp for Fatherless Boys
California Statewide Legislative 9-1-1 Heroes Awards
City of San Francisco 9-1-1 Heroes Awards

National Dispatcher Appreciation Week
National 911 Education Month
Navigators Conference
National Earthquake and Tsunami Awareness Month
National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

MAY
22nd annual Tim Brown 9-1-1 for Kids Celebrity Golf Classic
Motorcycle Safety Month
National Bike Month
National Hurricane Preparedness Week
National Safe Boating Week

JUNE
NENA National Conference
National Sheriffs Assn. Conference
FCC CSRIC Quarterly
National Safety Month
National Fireworks Safety Month
Home Safety Month
National CPR & AED Awareness Week
Sun Safety Week

JULY
National Fireworks Safety Month

AUGUST
IAFC
APCO International
National Night Out
National Safe at Home Week

SEPTEMBER
National Preparedness Month
FCC CSRIC Quarterly

OCTOBER
IACP
Red Ribbon Rally
National Fire Prevention Week
National Crime Prevention Week
National Teen Driver Safety Week
Great California Shake Out

NOVEMBER
National Teens Don’t Text and Drive Week

DECEMBER
Kathy Ireland Holiday Children’s Celebration
FCC CSRIC Quarterly

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