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1280 S Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61108

Hero Mentorship Program

Our HERO mentorship program is a unique and supportive initiative designed to empower young individuals on their journey to emotional well-being. Our program pairs each participant with a dedicated mentor who provides guidance, support, and encouragement as they navigate life’s challenges. Through engaging activities, meaningful conversations, and positive role modeling, our mentors help youth build essential life skills, foster resilience, and develop healthy coping strategies. At Marshmallow’s, we believe in the transformative power of mentorship, and our Therapeutic Mentorship Program is offered pro bono to ensure accessibility for all. Join us and discover the difference mentorship can make in the lives of young people today.

Hero Mentorship Application

Apply to become a HERO Mentor and be matched up with a youth participant 9-19.

Please take the time to fill out the information below.  All information is confidential and only used for the purpose of determining program eligibility and placement. All HERO Mentors are required to pass a criminal background check and are agreeing to committing a minimum of 6 months of participation in our program once matched up with a participant. 

A $30 background processing fee due upon completion, please pay by clicking “donate now” on our page and make payment of $30, otherwise, application will not be processed until we receive payment. Please contact us with questions.  Thank you for your support!