Conferences and Professional Presentations

44th Annual Conference

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We will present at this annual conference regarding the effectiveness of our school based male mentoring organization.

November 17, 2016 at 2:45 p.m.

Topic:

”By Us, For Us: Infusing Wrap-Around Supports for Building a Holistic Youth School-Based Mentorship Program”

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Young Men of Color Conference

Chicago Public Schools

2016 Conference

Kennedy King College

March 11, 2016

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Audience of over 300 Young Men of Color from the Chicago Public School System

20160311_100833 Brotherhood members led by Mr. Reco Bates, Intern

Preparing for the presentation on how to create/manage a school based male mentoring program.

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1st presentation of the day

Part 1 Young Men of Color Summit

Second presentation of the day

Tug of War – Who is the strongest AND can hold up their BROTHERS PROBLEMS?

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Evaluating the Activity

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Activity #2 – Trust Chair

Can YOU TRUST your brother to HOLD YOU UP?

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Circling UP – at the end of each Brotherhood meeting the guys circle up to see how strong is the bond. They take steps back to see if there is a WEAK LINK in the bond. If there is a weak link, a member will reach over to help the one in need.

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Audience and Current Brotherhood members

Group Presentation – Malcom X Collge

Chicago, March, 2015

Young Men of Color Conference-2015