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the ten inductees into the BME community at a ceremony at AAMP. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

BME Community Awards $100K To Philly ‘Community Builders’

Ten “community builders” from Philadelphia were awarded $100,000 in grants and inducted into a national network that celebrates Black male community leaders.

06/28/2015

(credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Non-Profit Joins President Obama’s Effort To Help Men Of Color

President Obama is expected to announce today a major, national effort to help bolster the lives of young men of color. A Philadelphia non-profit will be part of the effort.

02/27/2014

(Alex Peay, 25, is founder and president of Rising Sons. Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Growing Network of African-American Men Create Positive Dialogue Through BMe Initiative

The Black Male Engagement Initiative was started by the Knight Arts Foundation two years ago.

03/16/2013