PATHWAYS! March 2021

Together, We Are Unstoppable: A Recap From Our Annual Breakfast It won’t surprise you to hear that this year’s annual breakfast was a little bit different than usual. But even over a live-stream, the personal stories that our youth and mentors told were as powerful and transformational as ever. Mia and her mentor Jeri shared their inspiring story of how …

PATHWAYS! Feb. 2021

The Countdown is On for the Annual Breakfast! We are two weeks away from our Annual Breakfast — a powerful and interactive virtual community gathering on the morning of Feb. 23, 2021. We’re so excited for you to hear from our youth and members‒ celebrating the new possibilities and transformation that you make possible. The past year has been a …

PATHWAYS! Jan. 2021

The Irreplaceable Value of Mentoring  January is National Mentoring Month and we are proud to celebrate our mentors! At New Pathways for Youth, January is about showing gratitude for the unstoppable commitment our volunteer mentors have made. While this past year surely elicited many emotions for us all, as we reflect on 2020, we are filled with immense appreciation for …

PATHWAYS! Dec. 2020

Food boxes nourish transformation We want to enable the young people in our program to create possibilities in their lives – and a large part of that is connecting them to the critical resources they need. That’s why we’ve been partnering with One-n-Ten to provide food boxes for our youth after workshops. These boxes provide fresh fruits and proteins to …

PATHWAYS! Nov. 2020

Amelia and Dailyn – A new match full of opportunity Dailyn and her mentor Amelia recently did their first case plan at New Pathways – an opportunity to lay out goals for the future and game plan the next few months of steps to reach them. This individualized action planning is a pillar of New Pathways’ research-based model Instrumental to …

PATHWAYS! October 2020

NPFY is stronger than ever We have long used the term, “unstoppable for our youth” to describe our work. That no matter the circumstances, we show up and meet our youth where they are. Recognizing that a pandemic only magnifies that need, our whole team has been rolling up their sleeves, looking for more ways to be unstoppable. We couldn’t …

PATHWAYS! September 2020

Join Us for the Transformations Society Virtual Event! For the past several years, our Transformations Society has gathered together each fall, to reconnect after the long Summer and to mark the beginning of a fresh philanthropy season. What we’ve learned over these past few months is while the structures through which we gathered have changed, our community itself is still …

PATHWAYS August 2020

Youth are unstoppable in pursuit of their education At the end of Mark’s junior year, his grades were failing and one thought continued to enter his mind: he was destined to not graduate from high school. His mentor Rick and his program coordinator at New Pathways supported Mark in remembering his goals and the role high school graduation played in …

PATHWAYS! July 2020

Star’s Scholarship: Transforming What’s Possible For our youth, transformation begins with opening the possibilities of the future and expanding what was once thought as impossible. For Star, it was a college education. When Star joined the New Pathways program in 2016, higher education wasn’t on the table. But with the support and encouragement of her mentor, Lauren, she started to …

PATHWAYS! June 2020

Here at New Pathways for Youth, we know that when we close the social-emotional, learning, and safety gaps, our youth can succeed. When other social and health systems closed over the last few months, those gaps got wider for many of our kids.   Thanks to our team, mentors, community partners, and donors we have not only sustained our work, but redoubled …