Marcus Jenkins,

Executive Director of R.O.O.T.S Mentoring


In this spotlight, we explore the impactful story of a young man known as “Trouble” and his transformative journey under the guidance of a dedicated mentor. This narrative highlights the power of mentorship, resilience, and the potential for change through understanding and support. The story underscores the importance of connecting with youth from diverse backgrounds and helping them envision a brighter future.

What You’ll Learn:

    • Discover how building a genuine connection with a young individual can lead to profound personal growth and development.
    • Learn about the importance of breaking down preconceived notions and stereotypes to form meaningful relationships.
    • Understand how exposure to higher education and positive role models can inspire youth to pursue academic and professional goals.

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