RGV Mentors is a network of professionals created to help facilitate the success of high school students in the Rio Grande Valley. Founded by Rio Grande native and Harlingen gastroenterologist Nolan E. Perez, M.D., RGV Mentors has assembled a cohort of Rio Grande Valley community leaders whose personal experience has validated the role of adult mentors in helping students succeed.
RGV Mentors has joined forces with RGV LEAD (Rio Grande Valley Linking Economic and Academic Development ‐ formerly Tech Prep of the Rio Grande Valley, Inc.), a Texas nonprofit and federal 501(c)(3) corporation that has legal authority to do business as RGV Mentors. RGV LEAD, based at TSTC Harlingen, is a partnership between education and business that prepares young people for today's skilled workforce. This partnership involves well‐established working relationships with high schools, colleges, universities, businesses and governmental agencies throughout the Rio Grande Valley. For more information visit www.rgvmentors.org or see Ms. Castaneda in Room 101 or email email@example.com.