Graduation

The

100 club 

Overview

The biggest impact to be made will be in the education system at the earliest possible stage of life skill comprehension, understanding and male development.  
 

With a focus on high school, specifically 12th grade, the 100 Black Men of Douglasville can engage young men through the vehicle of a scholastic social club aimed at the development of the following:

  • Leadership Skills

  • Life Skills 

  • Health and wellness education

  • Finance and Investment fundamentals

  • Political and Governing fundamentals

concept

Create a credentialed reconized Boys2Men   mentorship program at the seconday school level.

Execute a credentialed recognized mentorship program that reverts the direction of incarceration amongst African-American boys and transforms into the pinnacle of prosperity and community leaders. 

Develop a Boys2Men Mentorship program template that can be duplicated regionally and nationally. 

Agenda

  • “100” club to meet monthly over both Fall and Spring semesters.

  • 1 – 2 hour meetings

  • (1) Teacher  / (2) 100 Black Men of Douglasville Board and suggested 20 students

  • Exclusive Club open to 11th & 12th Graders

  • Officers elected 2nd semester of their 11th grade year to serve in their 12th grade year

  • Applications for the 100 Club can be extended to all 9th and 10th graders, at any time during the school year – however they will be due by February and reviewed / selected by March

2020 Execution

  • Continue the development of this concept by allowing all 100 Black Men of Douglasville committees to develop their portion of the program

  • Identify needed relational and funding sources to make this program successful to include community and business partnerships

  • Begin our pilot mentorship program at the Douglas County Success Center in October of the Fall 2020 semester

  • Reach out to the school’s administration and city leaders to introduce the concept and how it can stimulate their current M.A.T.C.H program.

  • As a first year initiative, we can expect additions and subtractions to ensure we are constantly improving the program.  

2020 Graduates

Jeremiah Burston Victor Collins

Malik Dennis

Lance Montgomery Chance Pitts Jayden Spivey