Pals Student Mentors collaborates with the community in a number of ways. Pals works with Grand Rapids schools and organizations to provide mentoring to youth in need. Pals Student Mentors also collaborates with Grand Valley and Grand Rapids organizations to host events for mentors and mentees. If you are affiliated with a school or an organization whom is interested in working with Pals Student Mentors, please contact us at

Partnering Schools and Organizations


These organizations partner with us to identify youth who are in need of a strong positive role model. Leveraging these partnerships, Pals Student Mentors is able to connect with the youth with the highest need in our community.

  • Sibley Elementary
  • Harrison Park Elementary and Middle School
  • Stocking Elementary
  • Coit Creative Arts Academy
  • Arbor Circle

Organizatons who've collaborated with us to provide group events


These organizations work collaboratively with Pals Student Mentors to provide educational and recreational activities for our mentors and mentees. Providing these events allows our mentors to work together to build strong pro-social skills amongst their mentees.

  • Grand Valley National Art Education Association
  • Grand Valley Criminal Justice Student Association
  • Grand Valley Men's basketball team
  • Grand Valley Cheerleading team