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Silver Lining Mentoring Raises $570,000 and Announces Going National at their 10th Annual Match Gala

Silver Lining Mentoring, the only mentoring organization in Massachusetts focused specifically on youth in foster care, recently raised $570,000 during its 10th Annual Match Gala. The funds raised will support Silver Lining Mentoring’s mission to empower youth in foster care to thrive through committed mentoring relationships and the development of essential life skills. The gala […]


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 & […]