It takes one person to make a difference in the life of a child.

By sharing fun activities and exposing a child to new experiences, mentors encourage positive choices, promote high self-esteem, support academic achievement and introduce the young person to new ideas.

Thanks to 2016-2017 our Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

Athens Area Chamber of Commerce (in-kind)

Clarke County School District (in-kind)

Frances Wood Wilson Foundation

Peggy Galis

Newland Family Foundation


Gold Sponsors

Carson Advisory, Inc.

Emmanuel Episcopal Church

Mark & Cindy Fox

Trinity Accounting Group

Walmart 2811


Silver Sponsors

The Adsmith

Bell’s Food Store

Ed Benson

Ron & Lisa Brill Foundation

Doherty, Duggan, Hart & Tiernan

Fire & Flavor

First Presbyterian Church

Aubrey & Mary Garrison

Georgia Power Foundation

Piedmont Athens Regional

Publix Super Markets Charities

State Bank & Trust Co.

UGA Parents Leadership Council

Wells Fargo


Bronze Sponsors

AmeriPride Services (in-kind)

Jane and George Benson

The BrickKicker

Curtis O’Hara Foundation

Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes

Nancy McDuff & David Harvey

Kim & Erik Ness

Oconee State Bank

St. Mary’s Health Care System

Hilary & Beau Seagraves

Ethelyn Simpson

Southern Mutual Insurance Co.

UGA Office of Government Relations

Pat and John Wilson