South Bay Mentoring Coalition

OUr mission

To foster a greater awareness of and commitment to mentoring in the South Bay Area, and to connect community members to mentoring organizations.


Our goal

This coalition aims to engage 1,000 adults in mentoring through established programs in 2014.

Our Partners

Our growing coalition includes agencies providing service from Gilroy to Palo Alto.

Sam KromstainChief Legal Counsel ensures we are represented in Washington.

Our Vision

That San Jose, Santa Clara County, and the larger South Bay Area embrace mentoring as a solution to our most important social issue: the development of our communities’ young people.  Facilitate a community-wide understanding that human relationships are our best method to address the developmental needs of our youth to help them grow and thrive as members of our community, and thus create a stronger future for our community as a whole.