Staff Q&A: Jewish Youth Mentoring Program Manager Becky Lyle Sulkin

Jewish Youth Mentoring Program How long have you worked at JFCS? I have worked at JFCS for five-and-a-half years. I started as a Targeted Case Manager in Mental Health Support Services in October 2015, and became the Program Manager of the Jewish Youth Mentoring Program (formerly Jewish Big Brother/Big Sister) in May 2018. [...]

Jewish Youth Mentoring Program Featured Mentee: Jonah, 15

By Becky Lyle Sulkin • Jewish Youth Mentoring Program Manager The Jewish Youth Mentoring Program (JYMP) is excited to feature Jonah, a 15-year-old mentee who has been patiently awaiting his perfect mentor. Jonah is an intelligent and adventurous young man who is looking forward to connecting w[...]

Jewish Youth Mentoring Program’s Featured Mentee: Stella, 11

Stella enjoys theater, camp activities, bowling, rollerblading, "The Avengers" and more! After our success with finding a match for our first Featured Mentee, we are eager to do the same for Stella! Stella is a brand new participant in the Jewish Youth Mentoring Program. She is eager to c[...]

Seeking mentor (MUST love sports!)

Meet Miles ­– a 7-year-old participant in the Jewish Youth Mentoring Program, who is waiting for his perfect mentoring match. Maybe it could be you! Miles lives in Woodbury with his mom, older brother, and twin sister. He is in second grade at Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School and his fami[...]

Introducing the Jewish Youth Mentoring Program

JYM Mentoring program's new name reflects unique service it offers community   By Becky Lyle Sulkin, MSW, LGSW • Jewish Youth Mentoring Program Coordinator   JFCS is excited to announce that the Jewish Big Brother/Big Sister Program (BB/BS) is now the Jewish Youth Mentoring Program[...]