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Tommy commented on Knowledge Tree

I second that real-life in-person interaction is very important!

Kenny, I love the overall idea, and think that it could have widespread applications! I was wondering if you had considered the idea of this "adopted grandparent" serving as a mentor to youth with parents who are often not present?

Some of my close friends were raised by aunts, uncles, and outside mentors because one or both parents weren't around while growing up... having an extra "foster grandparent" to join their support network could be amazing.

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Tommy commented on Mentors’ Bar - One Lesson, One Pint.

Cool ideas!

I could also see this connecting mentors to students in the way online dating sites work... and maybe even connecting elder students to elder mentors?

Hey Andrea and Kenny,

Absolutely loving all your concepts around physical and digital touchpoints to engage users so I dropped them in, pretty much exactly like you said!