Our Discussion leader Brother Ed Fitzgerald at our May 4, 2013 breakfast forum took as his subject Mentoring Our Young Black Males he express his belief about how every man can be a mentor by simply reaching out to the kids in his families and his neighborhood.
Brother Ed pointed out some of the Proven Benefits of Youth Mentoring: mentoring assist in the reduction of youth Alcohol and Drug use, Teen parentage, Gang membership and Peer violence.
Other Benefits to Youth of Mentoring are it improvement our youth interpersonal skills along with Self- confidence, Attitudes toward school and Academic achievement.
Brother recognizing how important it is for us to become mentors to our young black men: we are asking 100 men to become a mentor in the month of May and June 2013.
Mentoring Our Young Black Males