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The goal of the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC and the Tutor/Mentor Connection is to help volunteer-based tutor/mentor programs grow in all high poverty neighborhoods of Chicago, and in other cities, so more stories like this will be seen in future years. Visit this page to see a description of the "platform for social problem solving" being created by Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC and to use PAY PAL to help us make this resource more available to those who want to help inner city kids in 2012 and beyond.

View this PDF to see potential value offered by this strategy.


From 1992 to 2011 more than 1,000 donors sent contributions of $10 to $5,000 each year to support the "local-global" strategy described on this web site.

As of June 30, 2011 the "global" strategy is of the T/MC is no longer part of the Cabrini Connections non-profit organization.  Dan Bassill has created Tutor/Mentor Institute,  LLC (Limited Liability Corporation) to continue to grow the Tutor/Mentor Connection in Chicago to support the growth of similar intermediary organizations in other urban areas. Take a look at this concept map to see the work being done and that can be done if investors, donors, volunteers and partners can be found.

Your contributions of talent, time, and dollars are needed today to ensure this strategy continues in 2012 and beyond.
Read the blog articles at http://tutormentor.blogspot.com and the pdf essays in the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC Library. Pass these on. Gather people in your family, work and faith group to discuss these ideas and ways you can have an influence on their development. If you can send an annual contribution, or sponsor donation, please do that.

Learn more about the Tutor/Mentor Institute and Tutor/Mentor Connection .

View the list of awards and recognition.

Read the Tutor/Mentor Institute Planning Wiki

Read about social investing.

Visit this page to use PAY PAL to send your donation.


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Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC
Merchandise Mart
PO Box 3303
Chicago, Il. 60654

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