Gary Walker

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Social Change One on One: The New Mentoring Movement

The evidence is in: Mentoring kids from single-parent families has dramatic benefits. So why aren't we doing more of it?

Past
the video games, the 11th Frame bar, and the orange formica shoe-rental island,
occupying half the Saturday afternoon lanes at Mel's Bowl in Oakland is a scene
to warm the civic heart: 25 lanes packed with bowlers, impervious to the
brilliant spring day outside, immersed in spontaneous sociability.