Posts Tagged ‘Mentoring’

5000 Role Models of Excellence

Founded by Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project is a dropout prevention program for young men—primarily young men of color—in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. View the site >

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Children’s Aid Society

The Children’s Aid Society supports vulnerable children and their families in and around New York. Its African American Male Initiative is developing ways to combat obstacles and chart paths to success for young Black males. View the site >

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Eagle Academy Foundation

Eagle Academy Foundation supports a network of public schools in inner cities that boast unusually high graduation rates for Black and Latino male students. The model is characterized by parental involvement, academic rigor, college preparation, and mentoring. View the site >

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Executives’ Alliance to Expand Opportunities for Boys and Men of Color

The Executives’ Alliance is a network of national, regional, and local foundations working together to invest in pathways to opportunity to enable America’s young men of color to reach their full potential in school, work, and life. View the site >

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Institute for Responsible Citizenship

The Institute’s core program offers an intensive two-summer experience for the country’s “best and brightest” African-American male college students, preparing them for successful careers and training them to be leaders and men of great character. View the site >

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JP Morgan Chase & Co.

JP Morgan Chase & Co. launched The Fellowship Initiative a comprehensive, hands-on enrichment program for young men of color that includes academic, social, and emotional support. View the site >

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Liberty Hill Foundation

Liberty Hill Foundation’s Brothers, Sons, Selves coalition builds leadership skills among youth participants by engaging them in advocacy campaigns and demonstrates the transformative impact of community organizing on the lives of people affected by injustice. View the site >

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Men Can Stop Rape

Through youth development programming, public awareness campaigns, and grassroots movements in mentoring and empowerment, Men Can Stop Rape mobilizes men to be leaders in creating cultures free from violence. View the site >

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My Brother’s Keeper

President Barack Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper initiative to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and to ensure that all young people can reach their full potential. View the site >

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My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

The My Brother’s Keeper Alliance is a nonprofit that engages the private sector to expand opportunities and tear down barriers facing youth. View the site >

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