|CORNERSTONES OF ADDING VALUE MENTORING PROGRAM
|SET YOUR OWN EXPECTATIONS
|Do not be limited by lowly expectations!
Set your own expectations for your
future! As a youth in foster care, you are
bombarded with dismal statistics of what
will become of your life but rationalizing
mediocrity due to a bad childhood is one
of the greatest mistakes you can make.
|Passion is about being dedicated to
something greater than yourself.
Everyone has something they love to do,
whether it is athletics, education, music,
dancing, singing, art, etc.. Whatever it is
inside you that lights your soul, DO IT!
Passion is the fuel that motivates you to
become better than you thought you
could become. When you are passionate
about something it will teach you to set
goals, and you will be motivated as you
|Whatever happened with your parents,
forgive them, truly forgive them in your
heart. You have to process that before
you can move forward. They have their
own struggles to deal with so you have
to look at the larger picture to
understand why you are where you are.
Needing to place blame for why you are
in foster care is normal, but blaming won’
t change your reality. Instead, turn your
negative energy into a positive focus on
the good things in your life and the
goals you wish to achieve.
|The focus of Youth In Care Launchpad's mentoring program, is to build esteem and to help children growing up in foster care to
realize their destiny is not tied to their circumstances. Due to a constantly shifting environment, there needs to be an emphasis on
exposing children in foster care to positive, character building people. The goal of the Youth In Care Launchpad mentoring program,
is to help children:
|YOUTH IN CARE LAUNCHPAD - SEATTLE
|ADDING VALUE MENTORING PROGRAM
|FIND YOUR PASSION
|HOW IT WORKS
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