Where Are They Now? – Laveda

Laveda, a 2015 Tempo participant, is now working as the After-School Site Coordinator with the YMCA of the Cayman Islands. What are you doing and why are you doing it?  I am currently an After-School Site Coordinator with the YMCA of the Cayman Islands where I lead a team of nine people with oversight of up to 52 kids. When…

“We need more mentors!”

A great problem to have! The uptake for our RISE mentoring at Mount Carmel Secondary School in Dublin tripled from 5 last year to 15 this year. “I know how to set goals for myself that I can achieve.” “Mentoring was amazing, motivating and fun!” “I thought it was going to be boring, but it…

Join our team for Santa Dash this December

This Sunday, on a freezing cold December morning we have an amazing team of people running along a beach dressed as Santa, helping us raise money for teenagers in Dublin. Why? We believe that teenagers across Dublin can make a difference in their communities. Our RISE Leadership and Mentoring programmes, which develop teenagers’ leadership skills are growing and…