INDIANAPOLIS (March 2, 2015) – Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation is proud to announce an innovative mentoring program, in partnership with USA Funds, to impact women in the state of Indiana.
The program is designed to connect, inspire and develop women nationwide, personally and professionally through mentoring relationships. The online mentoring platform pairs each participant with a qualified counterpart, to ensure successful outcomes with the program. It boasts trainings designed to enhance the mentoring experience, allowing female participants to build strong relationships and grow leadership skills.
“Research shows that mentors can play a pivotal role in inspiring individuals to succeed in college and thrive in the work world,” said Carol D’Amico, USA Funds executive vice president for National Engagement and Philanthropy. “USA Funds welcomes the opportunity to help build a mentoring network that will enable aspiring women to pursue fulfilling careers.”
Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation and USA Funds strive to collaborate with like-minded organizations to propel the vision of women supporting women.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with USA Funds,” said Alison Martin-Books, founder and Chief Partnerships Officer at Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation. “The collaboration will enable us to and connect women in our communities to resources aimed at helping them realize their leadership potential. We look forward to working with USA Funds to create a lasting impact on women in the Indiana communities we serve.”
Through this program, Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation and USA Funds will offer free workshops, resources, and mentorship opportunities for women in the state of Indiana.
To sign up for the mentorship program, as a mentor or mentee, visit www.mentoringwomensnetwork.com
USA Funds is a nonprofit corporation that supports Completion With a PurposeSM, building a more purposeful path for America’s students to and through college and on to rewarding careers and successful lives. USA Funds pursues its nonprofit mission through philanthropic activities and partnerships, policy research, and programs and services that enhance preparation for, access to and success in higher education. Learn more at www.usafunds.org.
Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation
Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation is creating a community of empowered women who support each other personally and professionally through mentoring relationships. The vision is the largest and most effective mentoring program for women in the nation.