Mentors4Teens

“Mentors4Teens” highlights positive influence to our teens thru mentors beyond mom and dad. Channel is sponsored by Ford en Español, and their #AbrochatePorAmor campaign for safe teen driving.

[Video] Linda Ponder Talks Mentorship with Her Teen Mentees at Hispanicize 2017

The Mentor4Teens Series is presented as part of Los Tweens & Teens’ Partnership With Ford. Like always all opinions are our own. Linda Ponder, better known in the social media world as “Ponderela,” is one of the people that lights any room she enters. Her kinded spirit and contagious puertorican energy draws you in and […]

[Photos] [Video] Recap of Ford’s “Driving Skills for Life” Teen Event in Miami

The Mentor4Teens Series is Presented as part of Los Tweens & Teens’ Partnership With Ford. All opinions are our own.                 WATCH CRISTY AND THE SOPHLIVIA TWINS JOIN THE FUN AT FORD’S “DRIVING SKILLS FOR LIFE:” Anllelic Lozada Anllelic Lozada “Angie” is a proud P.A.N.K (professional aunt with […]

[Video] Abuelo Sergio Shares Safe Driving Advice With Soon-to-be-Driver Sophia

This article is part of the “Mentors4Teens” special editorial series, which highlights positive influence to our teens thru mentors beyond mom and dad. Channel is sponsored by Ford en Español, and their #AbrochatePorAmor campaign for safe teen driving.  All opinions, as algways, are our own. * Watch abuelo Sergio give driving advice to his soon-to-be-driver teen, […]

Exclusive Q&A with Nely Galan About Motivating Young Girls to be Leaders Early On

Nely Galan, a Cuban-born self-made media mogul, motivational speaker and NY Times Bestseller, knows a thing or two about being self-motivated and motivating other women to also follow their dreams. Nely, a former President of Entertainment for Telemundo, founded  “The Adelante Movement” in 2011, which provides Latinas with the tools, the knowledge, the facts, and the […]

Q & A with Claudia Espinosa, Founder of L.O.V.E. Mentoring Program for Young Latinas in New York

This article is part of the special editorial section called “Mentors4Teens,” which highlights positive influence to our teens thru mentors beyond mom and dad. Channel is sponsored by Ford en Español, and their #AbrochatePorAmor campaign for safe teen driving. The Latinas On the Verge of Excellence, L.O.V.E., Mentoring Program, supports and empowers young Latinas to strive both […]

4 Ways to Find Mentors to Positively Influence your Teen

This article is part of the special editorial section called “Mentors4Teens,” which highlights positive influence to our teens thru mentors beyond mom and dad. Channel is sponsored by Ford en Español, and their #AbrochatePorAmor campaign for safe teen driving. We had the opportunity to chat with Claudia Espinosa, founder of L.O.V.E., a mentoring program for young Latinas […]

[Video] How to Mentor Your Teens About Safe Driving

For parents, having their teen start driving can be not the best new, as it entails a new level of responsability to the not-yet-adult child. Their inexperience on the road make them at higher risk of accidents. The mobile use adds a whole new layer of distractions (ones that even adults are guilty of). Peer pressure of […]

Girl Scouts to Introduce More Tweens & Teens to the Wonders of the Outdoors

According to the Girl Scout Research Institute’s More Than S’mores: Successes and Surprises in Girl Scouts’ Outdoor Experiences, girls benefit immensely from exposure to the outdoors. Data showcases direct connections between outdoor experiences and Girl Scouts’ understanding of their leadership potential. Despite the benefits of experiencing the outdoors, about 60 percent of girls are not […]

[Video] “Boys & Girls Club” of West San Gabriel Valley Opens “Tween Tech Center,” for STEM learning of Middle School Students

Many of today’s youth are not exposed to STEM (science, technology, education & math) role models and careers, and during the out-of-school time, “Boys & Girls Clubs” provide high-impact programming to positively engage students in STEM subjects. In partnership with Samsung, “Boys & Girls Club” of West San Gabriel Valley, CA open the doors to their […]

How Being a “Tech Tia” Helps Me Keep the Bond with My Nephew & Niece

I share an incredible bond with my nephew, Franco (7), and his sister Miranda (3), who both live in Argentina. Technology is a very strong link in that bond. I moved with my parents to Miami, Florida from Argentina in 2004, when I was seventeen (I was a tween once!). I am the youngest of three […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Kicks Off Challenge to Get Tweens & Teens to Be Fit

Boys & Girls Clubs of America has set bold goals to enable more kids to achieve a great future, including logging 4 billion hours of physical activity from Club kids and teens by 2018. As part of their three-year national partnership, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Nestlé are challenging Clubs around the country to […]