[Photo courtesy of Daniel McNeil]

Grand Area mentor Hannah Wilkowske and mentee Lanealah join a new Books for Mentees program sponsored by Desert West Office Supply and Back of Beyond Books. Each of Grand Area Mentoring’s 62 students will have the opportunity to choose two books per year. The aim of the program is to spread literacy and a love of reading to some of our community’s most promising young people. [Photo courtesy of Daniel McNeil]