MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The TN Achieves program has exceeded the number of mentors needed for the year.
More than 9,000 people volunteered, setting a record for the fourth year.
TN Achieves works with the Tennessee Promise Program to increase the percentage of students earning a college degree.
The state is working toward having 55 percent post-secondary degrees by 2025.
To learn more about becoming a mentor, visit the website.