Become a Stand & Deliver Mentor

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Stand and Deliver MCAS Mentoring is a one-on-one mentoring program founded to help students in Lawrence, Massachusetts pass the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) Exam required for high school graduation in the state. Over the past 9 years, over 800 people have been Stand and Deliver mentors and over 95% of them never taught school or been a part of a formal mentoring program. 

Benefits of Becoming a Stand & Deliver Mentor

  • Help a deserving student pass the MCAS Exam and making a high school diploma possible.
  • Making a new, in some cases lifelong friend.
  • Learn about a new culture.
  • Playing a part in the emergence of New Lawrence.
  • Expanding a child's horizon to include college and helping prepare for college.
  • Make fun moments and events.
  • The satisfaction that comes with making a difference in the life of a child.

For more information on how you can help make a difference in Lawrence, contact Program Director John Korba at or 978-975-5905 x384.