Mentees, mentors, and staff enjoyed dinner, and a presentation by Ginger, a mentor, on Positive Habits for Positive Results. This was followed by a presentation of Recognition Certificates.
Marquita is recognized for positive parenting and her continued success with attending her training classes.
Pam: For accepting a mentor as one tool to move forward in her life.
Renu has opened up her life to her mentor as she works on building a life for her and her daughters.
Tracy has worked very hard to find and maintain a job and support her daughter, which is very tough. She has to think ahead and juggle a lot.
Sharrone is on the Dean's list again. Also although she has had recent challenges, she has maintained her finances, studying with the PWG group on Financial literacy.
Terrence: I would like to recognize Terrence for his determination and discipline in working hard to finish school and working hard in college, and also currently excelling in his role as a manager. He is a responsible young man who has a stellar future ahead of him.
Terry graduated from Ivy Tech.
Michelle has maintained a positive attitude and done positive things in her life.
Camien completed her first semester at Ivy Tech with great grades. She is already enrolled in summer semester and working too!
Kaylee: For obtaining employment!
Chilynn: I would like Chilynn to be recognized for persevering through hard times and not giving up. She has been going through a lot lately but she continues to keep her head up and to stay focused on her children's needs.
Betty: For beginning a mentoring relationship as part of rebuilding her life.
Orathay: For opening her life to a mentor as she works toward self-sufficiency.
Pamela: For beginning a mentoring relationship as a tool to being even stronger.
Alan: For being very persistent in job hunting to find full-time work.