iMentor Baltimore Launches Inaugural Programmatic Year with Baltimore City Public Schools

Baltimore

Tuesday night, iMentor Baltimore will mark the inaugural programmatic year of its partnership with Baltimore City Public School System supporting first-generation college students on their road to academic and career success. In November, iMentor matched more than 100 students at Baltimore Design School and the Academy for College and Career Exploration with individual adult mentors who will guide them for at least three years through high school graduation and beyond. Leadership from iMentor and City Schools will mark the launch on Tuesday with brief remarks; a panel discussion and Q&A with Baltimore mentors and students; and a reception for supporters, community members, iMentor Regional Advisory Board members, mentors and students. To attend, please contact Loucia Hamilton.

WHEN: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – 5:30-7:00 p.m.

WHERE: Spark Baltimore, 8 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202


About iMentor:


iMentor builds mentoring relationships that empower students from low-income communities to graduate high school, succeed in college, and achieve their ambitions. Launched in 1999 with 49 students in a single school in the South Bronx, today iMentor serves more than 9,600 students in 20 cities across the U.S., partnering with public high schools in communities in which a majority of students will be first-generation college graduates. Since 1999, iMentor has matched more than 33,000 students with mentors.

Early “Seed Supporters” of iMentor Baltimore include: Under Armour; T Rowe Price Foundation; The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation; France-Merrick Foundation; The Cordish Company; Mark & Patricia Joseph; and Andy & Sana Brooks.

PRESS CONTACT: Cynthia Olson

Tel: 646-573-9987

[email protected]