ATLANTA- (November 6, 2023) 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. will hold its highly anticipated Stakeholders & Community Briefing on Thursday, November 16 at the Loudermilk Conference Center. The Honorable Brian P. Kemp, Governor of Georgia, will deliver the keynote address.
Under the leadership of Chairman Sidney D. Barron and Chairman-Elect Aaron N. Swain, the Stakeholders & Community Briefing will present the state of the organization while highlighting the previous year’s achievements of 100 Black Men of Atlanta’s Project Success and key initiatives. Guests will enjoy a professional luncheon featuring inspirational presentations by students and recent graduates. Renowned media personality Art Terrell, WJZA Smooth Jazz 101.1/100.1 will serve as master of ceremonies.
“This event is an opportunity to educate our community as we highlight the strategic direction of the business, as well as the impactful results of our outreach programs,” expressed Sidney Barron, Chairman of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc.
The event is open to the public. For tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please visit https://www.betterunite.com/100blackmenofatlanta-stakeholdersluncheon
The vision of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. is to become the city’s strongest, most self-reliant African American volunteer organization focused on education, enrichment and empowerment. A non-profit organization, The 100 provides college preparatory services and mentorship to at-risk Atlanta youth. Civic-minded members dedicate their time and talent as mentors to help boys and girls break the cycles of poverty, under-achievement and violence that plague their communities, thus enabling them to seek their highest potential. Since its inception in 1986, 100% of the students who complete Project Success, the organization’s flagship program, have graduated from high school and 80% have graduated from college in four years, far outpacing the national averages. Project Success is a nationally recognized post-secondary preparation, tuition assistance, and mentoring program for Atlanta Public Schools (APS) students whereby the 100 Black Men of Atlanta provides tuition-assistance scholarships for all Project Success students who graduate from high school. For more info: https://100blackmen-atlanta.org.