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

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 Molly Vincent for making this opportunity become a reality. Please visit Adventureland Park as many times as you can this Summer.  What a great way to support a corporation that gives generously back to the...

Mentor Iowa receives $4,000 from Piper Jaffray

Mentor Iowa recently received a check from Piper Jaffray in the amount of $4,000.  Piper Jaffray supports the non-profits where their employee’s serve on the board of directors.  Matt Gillaspie with Piper Jaffray has been serving on the Mentor Iowa board and has been providing his leadership and support that past 3 years. This campaign is through Piper Jaffray’s Bobby Piper Community Leader program.  Pictured is Matt Gillaspie presenting Executive Director, Marty Lester with the check. Thank you Matt and Piper Jaffray for being champions for Mentor...

Grapevine was a huge success

Thank you to everyone who attended our 6th annual Grapevine event.  Over 100 people were in attendance and new matches are going to be created! Every mentor in attendance received a $20 gift card to QuikTrip and also a certificate from Governor Branstad and the Iowa Mentoring Partnership in appreciation for their efforts in making a positive difference in their mentee’s...