Can you play checkers? Shoot hoops? Do arts and crafts? Then you have what it takes to be a mentor. January is National Mentoring Month and there are thousands of students in the Norwalk area who need caring, thoughtful mentors to empower them. Just spending an hour a week with a young person has been proven to increase self-esteem, school attendance, and positive behavior. So visit NorwalkMentors.com today and sign up or donate at HSCCT.COM/Donate. You’ll thank yourself.