After a year in the program, 2011 pre- and post-survey results show the majority of youth improve their expectation that they will finish high school, feel better about themselves, do better in school, and have higher self-esteem. This is the power of mentoring!
- 66% improved their confidence they will finish high school
- 76% of all Little Brothers and Sisters now state they felt confident they will graduate
- 67% improved feelings of school competency
- 60% improved feelings of social acceptance, which research shows leads to higher grades and graduation
- 48% improved grades