Look up to someone to grow better

PART OF GROWING UP
IS LOOKING UP

PART OF GROWING UP
IS LOOKING UP

AND IF YOU’RE IN SEARCH OF A ROLE MODEL,
YOU’RE NOT ALONE.

Young men today encounter an overwhelming number of choices, mounting pressures and anxiety as they determine who they’ll become, and how to get there.

The majority of young men believe a role model can help them be themselves, be more caring, and be confident in their own future. So don’t sit out the opportunity. Get connected!

Where can you find a role model?
Role models are all around you, from family and older friends to teachers, coaches, coworkers and more.

LOOK FOR SOMEONE …
WHOSE ADVICE YOU TRUST
YOU CAN HAVE OPEN, HONEST CONVERSTATIONS WITH
WHO INSPIRES YOU
WHO ISN’T AFRAID TO BE THEMSELVES
WHO INSPIRES CONFIDENCE IN YOU
WHO IS ON A PERSONAL OR PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY YOU ASPIRE TO
LEARN HOW ROLE MODELS MADE A REAL DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF YOUNG PEOPLE

Get inspired by the real-world stories of role models who are making positive change in their own lives while inspiring others to be their best selves.

Opening up about his emotions helped Courtney deal with his depression and anxiety

Always open up with someone to feel better

Counselors inspired WWE fighter Kofi Kingston to stand up against bullying

WWF Fighter Kofi Kingston overcame bullying

Mentors inspired a generation of teenagers to have more honest conversations about masculinity

Mentors who can help teenage boys to know more about masculinity