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On Identity and Social Justice:  Racial Identity and the Role of Mentors

by Christina Haines Adolescence is a critical time of identity development. The teenage and young adult years present a strong drive to answer the question, “Who am I?” The quest for this answer informs a young person’s confidence, aspirations, and relationships, among other pillars of life. Exploration of racial and ethnic identity is a core […]


Silver Lining Mentoring Welcomes Katherine Freund to its Board of Directors

Boston, MA – Silver Lining Mentoring, a non-profit whose mission is to empower youth in foster care to thrive through committed mentoring relationships and the development of essential life skills, is excited to announce that Katherine (Kappy) Freund has joined their Board of Directors. Kappy is the Director of Marketing at DGC (DiCicco, Gulman & […]


Silver Lining Mentoring Welcomes Peter Alberding to its Board of Directors

Boston, MA – Silver Lining Mentoring, a non-profit whose mission is to empower youth in foster care to thrive through committed mentoring relationships and the development of essential life skills, is excited to announce that Peter Alberding has joined its Board of Directors. Peter is a 25-year veteran of the financial services industry and currently […]