Posts Tagged ‘Nonprofit’

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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The Black Man Can

The Black Man Can offers an alternative to the prevailing negative images of Black men. The web site features positive news stories about Black males, highlights passion-filled, successful individuals in the “League of Extraordinary Black Men,” and recognizes organizations making a difference in their communities. View the site >

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Black Star Project

The Black Star Project improves the quality of life in Black and Latino communities by eliminating the racial academic achievement gap. Programs for Black males include the Million Father March, Fathers Club, and Black Men of Honor Society. View the site >

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BMe Community

BMe Community is a national network of inspired Black men and thousands of other community builders of all races and genders who connect to share, inspire, and empower communities. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, BMe operates in Baltimore, Detroit, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh, and is expanding nationally. View the site >

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Campaign for Black Male Achievement

The Campaign for Black Male Achievement is a national membership network seeking to ensure the growth, sustainability, and impact of leaders and organizations committed to improving the life outcomes of Black men and boys through systemic change. View the site >

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CBMA.catchafire.org

This website, a partnership between the Campaign for Black Male Achievement and Catchafire, helps link professionals to short-term, skills-based volunteer opportunities with nonprofits serving Black males. View the site >

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Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)

CLASP is a research and advocacy organization focused on federal, state, and local policies that improve the lives of low-income people. Its work includes improving education and employment outcomes for Black men and boys. View the site >

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Center for Urban Families

This Baltimore-based nonprofit works to connect fathers to their children, creating opportunities for economic and financial security through work, and providing access to other key supportive services. 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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Children’s Defense Fund, Black Community Crusade for Children

The Black Community Crusade for Children has produced research and organized leaders for action. Its successes include the CDF Freedom Schools, Harlem Children’s Zone, and the place-based policy work of PolicyLink. View the site >

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