Golden Bear of Mentoring Awards
The inaugural Golden Bear of Mentoring Awards were announced by the California Mentoring Partnership in January of 2019. This process was initiated by the CMP Leadership Team to aid and support coalitions with their important work of cultivating and acknowledging the pioneers and stakeholders in the field of mentoring.
A call went out to all California mentoring coalitions, and they answered!
CMP is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Golden Bear of Mentoring Awards!
Click here to nominate.
Nominations: 2020 Golden Bear of Mentoring Awards
We are calling for nominations of businesses and organizations who are leading the way in supporting mentoring throughout California. CMP would like to recognize these statewide champions with a "Golden Bear of Mentoring" Certificate. This important acknowledgement of their contributions will be announced during National Mentoring Month, January 2020.
Make your nomination(s) now for the second annual Golden Bear of Mentoring Awards. Companies, funders, advocates, mentors, and mentees who have greatly contributed to mentoring in your region may be nominated as 2020 Golden Bears of Mentoring. All nominees will receive a certificate. Please complete the form follow linked below to submit your nominations.
NOMINATE A GOLDEN BEAR OF MENTORING:
We were able recognize 51 California Golden Bears of Mentoring in 2019, including many wonderful businesses and leaders who support, volunteer, and promote their local mentoring programs.
Call for 2021 Golden Bear nominations coming this fall!
2020 Golden Bears of Mentoring
Long Beach BLAST
100 Black Men of Long Beach
Catholic Big Brothers Big Sisters, LA County
Dr. Bernard Natelson
Los Angeles Team Mentoring (LATM)
Redwood Capital Bank
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Bank of America
2019 Golden Bears of Mentoring
Purcell Family Trust
Sequoia Healthcare District
The Slice Pizzeria
Sequoia Healthcare District
Southern California Edison
Stepfone Montgomery Transportation
Walter Clark Legal Group
Wells Fargo Bank
Woodbury UniversityAmerican University of Health Sciences
Anthem Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning
Banc of California
Bighorn Golf Charities
Calaveras County Office of Education, Scott Nanik, Superintendent
Calaveras Mentoring Foundation, Donna Shannon
Charles Russell, ESQ.
Christ 2nd Baptist Church of Long Beach
David & Lucile Packard Foundation
Dwight Stuart Youth Foundation
Edward Jones Investment Advisors
Erwin Rautenberg Foundation
H.N. & Frances C. Berger Foundation
Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
Keith Boggs, Stanislaus County Executive Office
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Mark Twain Medical Center, Nicki Stevens
Mount St. Mary's University
Newmark Knight Frank
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Nutan Malhotra, Founder
O.A.R.S., Clavey Wendt
Pasadena City College - Transfer Center, Tameka Alexander