Mentor Iowa receives $15,000 funding award from Adventureland!

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa received an incredible gift this holiday season with a funding award of $15,000 from our friends with Adventureland! Adventureland is a wonderful champion for Mentor Iowa and we are truly honored they want to help Mentor Iowa achieve our mission of finding more mentors for the children on our waiting list. Adventureland also has a wishing well at the park where all of the proceeds go to Mentor Iowa. Adventureland definitely is a...

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YPC’s Mentors & Mulligan’s golf outing is a huge success benefitting Mentor Iowa!

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received a donation from the Young Professionals Connection (YPC) with funds from their 2014 Mentors & Mulligan’s golf outing held on Thursday, July 31st at Copper Creek Golf Course in Pleasant Hill. YPC members were paired with mentors in their foursome who have been in the community making an impact in their respective professions.  9 holes of golf were played by everyone on a gorgeous day out at Copper...

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Mentor Iowa receives donation from the Waukee Education Association

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received a check in the amount of $4,300 from the Waukee Education Association. These funds were raised by teachers in the Waukee School District for their Jeans Day program. Many thanks to all the teachers who participated in this fundraiser and the Waukee Education Association for selecting Mentor Iowa as the charity of choice from this program! Pictured is Marty Lester, Executive Director for Mentor Iowa receiving the...

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Mentor Iowa receives grant award from QuikTrip

Posted by on Jun 24, 2014 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received a grant award from our friends from QuikTrip. QuikTrip has been a long time champion for the children of Mentor Iowa.  The funding award will be used to administer our program as well as fund a group event. QuikTrip also helps volunteer at many Mentor Iowa events and has many in store promotions throughout the year to support our mission. Please go to QuikTrip for all of your gas and convenience store needs as they...

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Adventureland Park creates a “Wishing Well” to support Mentor Iowa

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in Blog, Events, Grant Awards and Donations, Uncategorized |

Mentor Iowa is excited to announce that Adventureland Park in Altoona has created a Wishing Well to help support Mentor Iowa! This Wishing Well is located right next to their newest attraction, The Storm Chaser.  Make a wish before or after the ride and either way you will be helping the children of Mentor Iowa make their wishes come true by having an adult mentor to help them realize their full potential. Many thanks to Michael Krantz and...

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Mentor Iowa receives funding award from VOYA

Posted by on May 30, 2014 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received a funding award from our friends at VOYA (formerly known as ING).  These funds will be used to help administer the program as well as help with our annual holiday party. We are so thankful for the many ways the VOYA employees help support Mentor Iowa.  Their volunteers help with our annual holiday party, special events and our Divots & Dimples charity golf outing. Pictured is Erick Cavan and Huu Duong along...

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