Hogsett to Launch Mentorship Program

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Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett will Wednesday launch a mentorship program aimed at students and adults throughout Marion County. The program is being established in as part of Indy Achieves, which Hogsett unveiled in May, and seeks to help participants on their path to postsecondary education.

Hogsett's office says the program is looking to recruit 100 mentors throughout the city to work with 500 high school students as they transition to college, as well as adults who have graduated from high school and are looking to earn a postsecondary degree or credential.

The mayor will be joined Wednesday by Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers, Morales Group Chief Executive Officer Tom Morales and Indy Achieves Executive Director Matt Impink for the launch announcement.

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