It is the vision of YMI to provide mentoring for students by building and sustaining a mentoring community with the highest level of service, integrity, encouragement, and empathy.


It is the mission of Youth Mentoring Initiative to partner with the Hamilton Southeastern School Corporation and provide specialized mentor programs for students that encourage the development of personal values.


  • Service » We believe that serving others is the highest form of leadership and the most effective way of improving the quality of our community.
  • Integrity » We desire to have integrity be the driving force behind every effort we undertake.
  • Encouragement » We strive to create a culture of encouragement at every level of our organization.
  • Empathy » We understand that to impact our community we must be able to empathize with the individual’s needs.