100 Black Men of Birmingham hosting gun buyback

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There have been 33 homicides in Birmingham this year. The majority of them are gun-related deaths. That's why Birmingham mayor Randall Woodfin has called for the guns to be put down. It’s also why. Read more...

Brothers Thrive initiative targets Black men for mental health services

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New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray is expanding her platform of mental health awareness to target Black men. McCray was joined by members of the five national Black fraternities and other Black. Read more...

'Brothers Thrive,' An Initiative From NYC's First Lady, Ensures Black Men Aren't Excluded From Mental Health Convos

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"This is very personal for me, I know from my life growing up that mental health is really critical to everything that we do," First Lady Chirlane McCray said. McCray's Brothers Thrive is a. Read more...

Day Runner teams with BLKTECHCLT to offer small-business training

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The effort will begin with 100 of Day Runner’s local drivers but may expand to include others in the Charlotte area. Day Runner founder and CEO Marvin Walker (r) with Freda Hendley of BLCKTECHCLT,. Read more...

New Members Named to Park Place Outreach's Street Outreach Team

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New Members Named to Park Place Outreach’s Street Outreach Team (SAVANNAH, GA) Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter has added two team members to its Street Outreach Program, Jamal Choice. Read more...

Rep. Val Demings honors Commissioner Billie Dean in US Congress

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Get the latest stories, events & offers in Apopka. On April 12th Representative Val Demings of the 10th District of Florida honored Commissioner Billie Dean in the US Congress by reading the. Read more...

100 Black Men: Providing mentors & motivation

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OMAHA, Neb. Teaching students to be responsible, respectful and ready to lead. That's the goal of the 100 Black Men of Omaha's Saturday Academy. As Serese Cole reports, the program was just the. Read more...

Robotics Education Organization Embraces Diversity and Inclusion for K-12

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The first time I heard about FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), I was a homeschooling mother. My son had come home telling me about another homeschooling family that. Read more...

100 Black Men of Savannah To Hold 22nd Annual Gala

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on April 18, 2018 The 22nd Annual Gala being held on April 21, 2018 at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront is the sole fund raiser held annually to support scholarships. A diverse group of professionals. Read more...

Dream Day Foundation to hold its first Black Male Summit on Saturday

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Thank you for reading 12 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 12 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable. Read more...

How Martin Luther King Jr's descendants are carrying on his legacy, 50 years after his death

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King's nine-year-old granddaughter is the latest descendant to champion a cause In the 50 years since his death, the descendants of civil rights movement leader Martin Luther King Jr have fought to. Read more...

Civic Responsibility For A Better IE

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100 Black Men of the Inland Empirehosts voter empowerment workshops.
When it comes to politics, the most important thing to Damon Alexander is location, location, location. And, by location, he means keeping politics local. He feels that all politics has the biggest. Read more...

Family of Alton Sterling, some lawmakers express disappointment in AG's decision to not file charges

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One Hundred Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge stands with our community as we encourage sincere dialogue and other responsible forms of civic engagement to improve the relationship between law enforcement and residents of our community. One Hundred Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge stands against all violence.
The family of Alton Sterling held a news conference following Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry's announcement that charges would not be filed against either officer involved in the deadly. Read more...

100 Black Men Enlighten and Engage for 2018 Georgia College Tour

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The 100 Black Men of Jacksonville, Inc. and Teen Leaders of America, Inc. recently sponsored their annual spring college tour dubbed the “Georgia on My Mind Spring College Tour.”
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School board candidates talk school security, overcrowding at forum

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Canty, a community activist who is the former president of 100 Black Men of Greater Knoxville, said putting more police officers in schools and arming teachers "is going to turn our schools into prisons, and I don't want that."
Five school board candidates shared their thoughts on a slew of issues during Thursday evening's forum at Fulton High School. A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Enjoy 10 free. Read more...

Letters to the editor Saturday: Law school's closing a loss for Savannah

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Law school’s closing a loss for Savannah Savannah Law School’s closing is a tragedy not only for its students, faculty and staff, but Savannah, as well. Many of the school’s students are. Read more...

Inspiring teen accepted to 20 universities, gets full ride to each one plus $260k in scholarships

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We congratulate the 100 Black Men of America, Houston Metropolitan Chapter's mentee Michael Brown on getting accepted into the colleges of his dreams. The 100 has been mentoring African American youth for more than 50 years and knows the importance of education to one’s life trajectory and the ability to achieve dreams.
Jacksonville Weather Summary: 65 degrees HOUSTON - A local high school student has a priceless reaction when he learned he was accepted into the college of his dreams, but his story doesn’t end. Read more...

Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area Business Briefs for Dec. 3, 2017

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100 Black Men of Baton Rouge participates in community based mentor training during National Mentoring Month.
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Mentoring is key to SA economic competitiveness

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100 Black Men of Metro Houston presents Mentoring to Medicine.
One local nonprofit reports that there is a waiting list of at least 1,000 youth looking for mentors and of this number the majority are boys..... Read more...

100 Black Men of Madison organizes toy drive for high school students who take care of their siblings

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The "Christmas for Children With Responsibilities" toy drive collects gift cards, games, and toys for kids age 0-12. The toys are distributed to local high school students who are the.... Read more...