National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month and research shows that mentors play a powerful role in providing young people with the tools to make responsible choices, attend and engage in school, and reduce or avoid risky behavior.  In turn, these young people are:

55% more likely to be enrolled in college.81% more likely to report participating regularly […]

10 Healthy Habits for 2022

The new year is always a good time to start new and health habits. Here are 10 healthy habits that are good for anyone of any age. 

1. Make weekly exercise dates. You can easily talk yourself out of a workout, but it’s more difficult to do when you have a standing commitment to work out with a […]

Volunteer Highlight: Martha Fernandez

Martha Fernandez, a new volunteer with Coming of Age, hand-made 40 hats and donated them to the Travis County Community Center at Oak Hill.  

Martha loves to crochet  in her free time and especially loves to make things for the members of our community who need them most.  When Martha found out there was a […]

2022 MLK Day of Service Project

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. believed in a nation of freedom and justice for all, and encouraged all citizens to live up to the purpose and potential of America by applying the principles of nonviolence. MLK Day of Service is a way to honor his life and teachings by engaging in community action that continues […]