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WHAT I THINK ABOUT GIRL MENTORSHIP

Mentorship or mentoring is all about somebody volunteering to build young ones life for sometime.Mentors and Mentees join together and form matches.As already we have our coaches its upon them to know a mentor ,such as who he is,his work, edu achieved,language / fluent or not in English,providing full details so that they will know what kind of a person are they assigning a girl to.But in this case our coaches are blessed to have us already on world pulse,they can easily access to our profiles.The volunteer being the mentor plays a very vital role, he /she is an ambassador,advocator,a supporter,a coach and a friend.However the mentees on the other hand should be open and active within the match.

Also a girl mentor is a professional woman who volunteers and participate in mentoring one teenage girl by supporting and guide her during the transition to young adulthood.Mentors should be grown peolpe at least above 21 years of age.Mentors should be carefully screened so that the matching will be perfect lest wrong combinations are made and one s life becomes a disaster.

Time commitment is very important also.There is a need for a mentor and mentees to spend time together.Despite the fact that we are online mentors, we ought to know that uniting with your mentee must be met.Mentors ought to enrich their relationships with these girl.Bringing ones life is not bread and butter.We need to be sensetive,pay attention to the girls needs and wants,but also very carefull so that you dont create uncondusive atmosphere.Like being assertive the girl must be rest assured.We dont know what program our coaches in girl mentor will provide in order for us to resume our responsibilites over these dear lives.I understand people are from different countries but the girls are from Ghana.So mentors should be positive and promote a healthy and trusting relationship.

Finally its an honour to be given an opportunity to mentor somebody.Its a good thing to do even in the sight of the lord.Surely as mentors give away their energy and support to these girls, coming from all walks of life its like you are lending God.So the reward for mentors shall be great.So we can do it.

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tocssfoundation's picture

Yes we can and we must do

Yes we can and we must do it.
Mentoring sure needs communication,commitments and discipline.
In partnership with your efforts.
Regards

Shalom.

warona's picture

FOR SURE!

Hello there!

Greetings.Yes madam we can.There are alot of so many children out there who needs our hands.And if we avail ourselves to mentor them God will bless us for our labour shall not be in vain.

Wishing you all the best my dear.

Yours trully

Warona

"success will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time " And when confronted conquer with love

Julie Tomlin's picture

Hi Warona,

Thanks for writing this and I agree that mentoring is very important - both as mentor and mentored.
I would love to hear more about your experiences of mentoring.

Yours,
Julie

@julietomlin

warona's picture

LOVE YOU THERE

Hello Julie

How are you over there,hope you are fine gal.

Yaa Julie the only thing here to do is to avail ourselves.You know,this life is full of the ups and downs.Just believe in your heart that you are there to stand and fill the gap.Children are innocent they need light for direction and in this case those disadvantaged children will have us as theirs mentors, so that they will become responsible people of tomorrow.

Anyway thank you gal.Have a wonderful day.Stay blessed

Warona

"success will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time " And when confronted conquer with love

giftypearl.abenaab's picture

Powerful Contribution

Dear Warona,
Congratulations on your selection for VOF 2010. I just stumbled on this post and I wanted to let you know how I am moved by your words and voice. Keep writing!!!!!!!!!!!

Gifty Pearl Abenaab
Founder
Greight Foundation
www.greightfoundation.org

warona's picture

Gifty!

Hello there!

Yaa Pearl thats what i think about girl mentoring,by the way how far are you with girl mentoring,i have been waiting to hear from you or you have decided otherwise or you waiting for something or you will give me a better feedback.

Am stil recovering from a scorpion sting, it was a terrible situation, i ve justed entered my office this afternoon to reply all the mesages.Anyway thank you gal.

Love you gal,Be strong!

Warona

"success will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time " And when confronted conquer with love

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