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Walk With Sally Happenings June 2017

Celebrating Graduations! We want to celebrate the incredible milestones of our mentee’s graduations this year, from high school and middle school! Chris and Patrick matched 6/24/12 are celebrating 5 years and Patrick’s successes in high school. We asked Chris what advice he would give new mentors: “Wow. Can’t believe it’s been 5 years. I could […]

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Inspiring and Empowering Women

Strength, Determination, Humor and Compassion: Two Walk With Sally supporters discuss women who have inspired them and how they plan on continuing in their footsteps.   Michele Brown, a Keller Williams agent and President of the Women’s Council of Realtors South Bay, believes in creating a safe haven for motivation and encouraging each other to […]

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WWS Happenings May 2017

What We’ve Been Up To This Year Overcoming Obstacles It was a gorgeous day on May 13th for 32 attendees at our latest Friendship Activity hiking in Baldwin Hills. The theme behind this activity was “Overcoming Obstacles,” not just the hike itself, but we also learned that for several mentees, this wasn’t the only obstacle […]

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WWS Happenings Spring 2017

Si Hablamos Espanol Nearly every day we are faced with a challenge, a potential mentee wants to take part in the Walk With Sally mentoring program, however his parents only speak Spanish. Thanks to the Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s Community Partners grant we have been able to create a Spanish Speaking program to help this [...]
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WWS Happenings Feb 2017

    We’ve all been working on our New Year’s Resolutions, here’s what has been happening while you were at the gym… All About Science Earlier this year 21 kids joined their mentors at Apple to learn how to code. Using iPads they were able to direct these small electronic balls through the maze on the […]

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It’s time to get competitive!

It’s time to get competitive!  We are approaching the final hours of the Best of Manhattan voting and could really use your help to put Walk With Sally on top.  Click below to vote today! You are the reason we were nominated, and we couldn’t do this without you.  Thanks for taking a moment out […]

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WWS Happenings: Here’s What’s Been Going On While You Were At White Light White Night…

Congrats Dezi! Fred’s Future-Young Leaders Scholarship granted Dezi, $1,500.00 to assist with educational expenses as she finishes her fourth year at Humboldt State University. Dezi was matched with her mentor (now our Director of Development) Michele McRae in 2005. They remained in the Walk With Sally mentoring program until Dezi turned 18 and pursued her […]