Program Partners

IMP Program Partners

IMP program partners are mentoring programs that have demonstrated their commitment to quality program practices. Becoming a program partner connects you to the statewide champion for mentoring, an affiliate of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership.  We strive to support and expand the network of quality mentoring programs that help build brighter futures for children and youth in Iowa.  

Certified Partner

Designated as a program committed to providing quality programming grounded in the Elements of Effective Practice for MentoringTM (EEP) and dedicated to continuous improvement through the National Quality Mentoring System (NQMS)

Requirements 

  1. Participation in NQMS review every three years
  2. Registration with the Mentoring Connector, updated annually
  3. Completion of IMP annual report
  4. Acknowledgement of IMP affiliation in program materials

Benefits

  • Training and Technical Assistance
    • IMP conferences and trainings
    • Priority for National Mentoring Resrouce Center no cost technical assistance
    • Monthly webinars
    • Access to resources only available to organizations connected to a MENTOR affiliate
  • Networking Regional and statewide networking opportunities
  • Referrals Priority for IMP website referrals and Mentoring Connector referrals
  • Advocacy State and federal advocacy for mentoring support
  • Background Checks access through Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation
  • Funding Priority for state funding opportunities
  • Mentor Recognition Excellence in Mentoring Award nominations and Governor mentor recognition certificates

Partner

Designated as a program committed to providing quality programming grounded in the Elements of Effective Practice for MentoringTM

Requirements

  1. Registration with the Mentoring Connector, updated annually
  2. Completion of IMP annual survey

Benefits

  • Training and Technical Assistance
    • IMP conferences and trainings
    • National Mentoring Resource Center no cost technical assistance
    • Monthly webinars
  • Networking Regional and statewide networking opportunities
  • Referrals IMP website and Mentoring Connector referrals
  • Advocacy State and federal advocacy for mentoring support
  • Mentor Recognition Excellence in Mentoring Award eligibility

 

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT BECOMING A PROGRAM PARTNER     Email: mentor@IowaEDA.com 

 

TESTIMONIALS FOR the NQMS process

   


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