The Mentorship program was created because African American males in our community were getting suspended at alarming rates and because African American males in our community were not reading, writing, and performing academically at-level at alarming rates.
After receiving this information, a group of powerful, successful, and driven African American men from the community agreed to mentor these young men.
Through the mentorship program males who are struggling with behaviors and academically will participate in this program and be paired with a mentor that will commit to seeing them one-on-one at least twice a month.
There will also be a group social at least once a Month. (With all of the mentor or mentee participants.
Through mentorship the goal is for these young males to improve their behaviors and their grades.