Rebekah and Savion Sanford, founding mentors, began in October 2017. Savion and Rebekah were drawn to 3:11 because of their passion for walking alongside youth in any life situation. They approach mentoring with empathy and care, recognizing the multiple types of trauma young people have experienced. Savion works to end food insecurity in Grand Rapids and Rebekah is a freelance writer. Youth in their home have built deep and real relationships navigated conflict resolution and pursued education and career goals.