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Because of the Camping Trip…

By Laura Meehan The annual Silver Lining Mentoring camping trip is an August overnight weekend trip for mentees and mentors in Cape Cod, at the YMCA Camp Burgess in Sandwich. It is an event that holds special significance to the staff, young people and mentors who attend. This trip is one of the most celebrated […]


Going the Distance

I can’t believe I’m saying this, but on September 22, I am going to ride a bicycle for 25 miles—in a row—in the Rodman Ride for Kids to help raise resources for young people and volunteer mentors at Silver Lining Mentoring. I haven’t ridden a bike in over a decade. I’ve never ridden 25 miles […]


Making Connections

By Lara Kingstone, Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator This summer at Silver Lining Mentoring, there’s so much that we have going on. We have talented new staff members joining our team, we have exciting new projects we’re piloting, and we have cohorts of young people graduating from their workshops and entering our community-based mentoring program. But […]