Mentors International in the News


06/04/2017 | Mentors International Receives Varex Imaging Community Grant for Mentors Philippines Growth

05/25/2018 | SuccessCon Announces Winner of Ultimate Marketer Contest 2018

03.07.2018 | Real-Life ‘Willy Wonka’ Builds Charity To Rescue Families From Poverty. By Mike Anderson, KSL Channel 5 News


06.01.2015 | Why I went to Africa. By Food Blogger Mel from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe


06.01.2015 10,000 Micro-Business Loan Recipients to Benefit from Collaboration of Interweave Solutions and Mentors International By Lynn Curtis, PRWeb

04.28.2015 Micro Lending, Major Impact By Marques Chavez, The Philanthropic Roundtable

03.2.2015  USU’s Hunger Banquet teaches lessons on poverty By Mattie Mortenseny, The Herald Journal


10.11.2014 Menlo Smith: A man who will loan you the shirt off his back By Lee Benson, Deseret News

10.08.2014 Group works to ‘take the poverty out of people By Whitney Evans, Deseret News


05.07.2013  Spotlight Mentors International Mom – Grecilda from the Philippines By Ronda Devereaux, Utah – Today’s Mama

07.01.2013  Mentored Microfinance Yields Higher Impact, Says Mentors International CEO By Devin Thorpe,


05.15.2011    Meet a Banker Not In It For the Money by Lee Benson, Deseret News

10.08.2010    Archuleta Shares Stage with His Mother for Mentors’ 20th Anniversary Gala by R. Scott Lloyd, Deseret News

07.02.2009    Would-be Business Owners Get Hand Up by Christine Rappleye, The Mormon Times


11.15.2008    Impossible Dream Becoming A Reality by R. Scott Lloyd, The Church News

11.11.2008    The Tabernacle Choir and Laura Bush Honored at Charity Gala by Nelda Sanker, Meridian Magazine

11.05.2008 Choir members to sing at Mentors fundraiser Deseret News

01.10.2008    Profiles in Caring Video 1

01.10.2008    Profiles in Caring Video 2

01.10.2008    Profiles in Caring Video 3


11.17.2007    Enterprise Mentors International Honors Guatemalan by R. Scott Lloyd, LDS Church News

11.05.2005    Giving a Hand Up. Not a Handout: Mentors International Now 15 Years by R. Scott Lloyd, LDS Church News

11.2005    Saving Lives—One Loan at a Time by Erika Dahl Price, Meridian Magazine

10.29.2005    Small Loans Make a Huge Difference: Microcredit Celebrated by Carrie A. Moore, Deseret Morning News

08.08.2003    How a Seed-Money Loan of $60 Turned Woman Into an Entrepreneur by Andres Martinez, New York Times

03.21.2003    Loan ‘Mentors’ Started at BYU is Moving into Peru by Tad Walch, Deseret News

03.05.2003    Micro-credit Group Gets New Partner by Tasha Sotomayor, Daily Universe

06.2001    Where Credit is Overdue by Matthew C. Brown, Rotarian

12.22.2000    Long On Cash, Short On Recipients? Try Philanthropy by James Warren, Chicago Tribune

12.09.2000    A Hand Up, Not A Hand Out by R. Scott Lloyd, LDS Church News

11.2000    Tackling Poverty from the Bottom Up by Daniel T. Oliver, Compassion & Culture