“Lanee started out really shy and quiet but as the year went on, she started talking to more kids.” When Emma met her mentee Lanee, the 8-year-old didn’t interact much with the other kids at Club M mentoring in Burlington. High school freshman Emma was determined to help Lanee get out of her comfort zone and make friends. She got to know the shy girl during Club M doing school work or playing games outside. “We both like outdoors activities,” says Emma, listing hopscotch, chalk, foursquare, jump rope, and bubbles as some of their favorites.
Emma encouraged her to try new things and by.. Read More