32ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE

June 13-17, 2018

The Diplomat Beach Resort

America at the Crossroads:
Developing the Blueprint for Our Future

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The Conference Blueprint

The country is at a crossroads and time will record the leaders and organizations that took significant action to deliver positive change. During the 32nd Annual Conference of 100 Black Men of America, Inc. members from their global network will convene in Hollywood, Florida to offer attendees relevant workshops, panel discussions, community forums and more. As community and global leaders 100 Black Men remain at the forefront of public discourse and advocacy regarding Mentoring, Education, Health & Wellness, Economic Empowerment and Leadership Development. The conference will gather the 100 global network to harness their collective energy, knowledge and influence to address critical issues facing youth and the African American Community, while developing the blueprint for positive change.

Make plans today to attend: America At the Crossroads: Developing the Blueprint for Our Future.

Conference Highlights & Registration Packet

The country is at a crossroads and time will record the leaders and organizations that took significant action to deliver positive change. During the 32nd Annual Conference of 100 Black Men of America, Inc. members from their global network will convene in Hollywood, Florida to offer attendees relevant workshops, panel discussions, community forums and more. Make plans today to attend America At the Crossroads: Developing the Blueprint for Our Future.

A Message from

Thomas W. Dortch, Jr.

Chairman, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

Mentoring

Education

Health & Wellness

Economic Empowerment

Leadership Development

100 Community Empowerment Project

The Diplomat Beach Resort

3555 S Ocean Dr
Hollywood, FL 33019

Reservations Number: 855-689-2911

Note: You must be registered for the 32nd Annual Conference to reserve your room. Multiple reservations must be booked one at a time. For questions or assistance with reservations  call toll-free 1-855-689-2911.

100 Youth

One of the largest gatherings of young people from middle school, high school and college all focused on personal development, education, leadership and identifying opportunities for scholarship, internships and entrepreneurship.

Ready, Set, Go!

Sleeping in is an option, however, the spectacular sunrises over the beach and Diplomat pool will make it challenging.  The 100 Fitness Program will be a great way to start the day. Morning walk/jog with the 100 Health and Wellness Committee is an annual fitness component of the 100 Conference.

Connect With Peers

Throughout the conference mentees learn from peers and connect with youth form their chapter and from around the network. One of a kind experiences to meet national figures and attend unique events are planned just for 100 Mentees.

100 Board

Meeting of the 100 Board of Directors to discuss governance, local, regional, national and global issues impacting youth and communities served by 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

Conference Room with a View

The Diplomat Resort Conference Center will deliver meeting and workshop space with the best view ever. During conference free time, attendees are only steps from the beachfront or a relaxing poolside cabana.

Women's Excursion

Ladies Only: This activity is an outing just for the ladies! Spend the afternoon with positive and powerful women enjoying lunch and fun activities in an offsite destination.

Networking & Rebuilding

Networking sessions, insights and roadmaps from industry leaders, along with forums that will yield blueprints for rebuilding our communities, schools and organizations.

100 Community Empowerment Project

The 100 CEP is an initiative created in 2004 to ensure that the city where the 100 convenes its conference receives a social and societal impact. Over the years the 100 CEP has included community free health screenings, town hall meetings, youth summits, a day of family enrichment activities, including a robotics exhibition & showcase, interactive games, and educational material for attendees of all ages.   

Relax and Recharge

Evening and nightly events have been planned for both adults and youth. If you want quiet time alone, there is an ocean front terrace with your name on it. Get ready to relax and unwind with stunning views and relaxing water to recharge your battery.

Here's What We Have In-store!

Community Empowerment Project

June 16, 2018
10:00am – 3:00pm

Reverend Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park

Health screenings, education and activities for the entire family

Women's Empowerment Workshop Series

June 14-16, 2018
3 Days | 3 Workshops | 3 Life Changing Experiences

How to Love a Black Man, How to Love a Black Woman, "The Art of Making it Work"

Thursday, June 14, 2018 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Women of Influence 1.0
The Holistic Woman: Body Mind and Spirit

Friday, June 15, 2018 | 10:15am - 12:15pm

Women of Influence 2.0
The Wells Fargo Women's Personal Financial Connection

Saturday, June 16, 2018 | 11:00am - 12:30pm

Relax and Recharge!

We’re looking for exceptional men and women, with energy and enthusiasm, to contribute their time and talents to the success of our Conference through volunteering!

We are excited to be recruiting the best volunteers – could that be you? 

BENEFITS:

  • Ability to showcase your talents
  • Meet other volunteers from your area
  • Contribute to our Annual Conference’s success
  • Meals provided during your volunteer times
  • Opportunity to earn access to special Conference events If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, or if you are part of a team of volunteers, we are looking forward to hearing from You!

Ready to Volunteer?

Exhibitor Package

Each June, the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. brings thousands of concerned citizens, business executives, educators, health and financial industry professionals, community leaders and youth advocates together for its Annual Conference, the most substantive gathering of its kind in our nation.

National and International corporations will be participating. We invite you to exhibit alongside global brands who have been long-standing partners of the 100, all dedicated to improving the lives of young people and the communities in which they live.

This world-class destination unveiled its $100 million renovation and redesign in 2017 and promises a first-class experience for both conference attendees and exhibitors. Reserve your booth space today.

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