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  • January Mentor in the Spotlight: Stewart Mohr

    CAP Mentor at: Sacajawea Middle School CAP Match for: 6 years! “Stew is such a devoted, caring and amazing mentor! Each week he comes to his meetings with open arms and an open mind, willing to jump in wherever his student needs him. He has been known in the past to mentor an entire classroom…

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  • November Thriver of the Month: Libby Hansen

    What Thrivers say about our Thriver of the month, Libby:  “Libby is pretty much the best. Not only is the funniest Thriver around she is also a super hard worker who always seems willing to step up on take on extra responsibilities. Most recently Libby volunteered to coach a GOTR team, offer an extra workshop…

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  • The Importance of Games

    Written by Maria Malloy, Youth Programs Manager at Thrive.  Article also published in Montana Parent Magazine (November, 2017 Edition.) “Let’s play a game,” is a phrase that brings smiles to so many faces. Games are a fundamental way that humans interact and learn. They provide so many benefits for people of all interests and abilities.…

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  • November Mentor in the Spotlight: Nicole Taranto

    CAP Mentor at: Bozeman High School CAP Match for: 2 years “Nicole is always smiling and in a positive mood when she shows up for CAP! She makes CAP fun for her student and also pushes her student to be the best she can!  Nicole is an amazing role model and in so glad that…

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  • Thrive Mentoring: A Story of Community

    Written by Maria Malloy, Youth Programs Manager at Thrive.  Article also published in Montana Parent Magazine (October, 2017 Edition.) Where did the word mentor first come from? The word first appeared in the Greek poet Homer’s Odyssey tale.  When Odysseus, the king, goes to fight in the Trojan War, he puts the care of his son…

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