#BeTheBridge – Looking Forward to the Future at Craigroyston

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Over the past 12 months, mentoring relationships have gone through so much, but what remains is the power that one hour a week can have. Over Lockdown, meetings went from consistent face-to-face to conversing via phone, email or online calls. While mentoring has never had to be as diverse as it has this year, it’s […]

#BeTheBridge – Harvesting Future Plans in Huntly

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For many of our young people, some career routes seem out of reach and they just need someone to nudge them in the right direction to achieve all they can. This is exactly what happened when retired teacher Carol and Ashley*, a 4th year pupil at The Gordon Schools in Huntly, Aberdeenshire, were matched in […]

#BeTheBridge – Reaching out to Bring a Young Person Out of Their Shell

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Our MCR Mentors support their young people in any way they can! This can come in many forms including: offering support through coursework, planning for the future or even just putting in place a routine in their life with the weekly meetings. However, for mentee, Chris* of Our Lady and St Patrick’s High School in […]

Mentors were the bridge in 2020

We don’t have to tell you that 2020 was a year like no other. In January, we asked you to #BeTheBridge for a young person between possibilities and seizing opportunities. To help them discover their talent and reach their full potential. At that time, we couldn’t have known what a big ask that would be, […]