Healing Pain into Action – Alliance for Boys and Men of Color Summit

Isolation. Emotional repression. Racism. I faced these challenges growing up in Oklahoma City where I was often the only Latino and male of color in middle school and high school classrooms dominated by white students. Racist “jokes” were common and…
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You Can Help Boys and Men of Color in California: California’s WIOA Implementation Plan Accepting Public Comments

Last summer, President Obama signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), intended to increase job opportunities for those facing barriers to employment and to invest in education, skills development, and career preparation. Now we all have a chance to…
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Pathways Out of Poverty: Boys and Men of Color and Jobs in the Health Sector

Philanthropy News Digest The fast-growing healthcare sector in California presents an historic opportunity to connect low-income African-American and Latino men — who suffer from disproportionately high rates of un-  and underemployment — to middle-class careers, a report from the Greenlining Institute finds.…
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A New Year to Seize New Opportunities!

Richard Cordray to Keynote at our 2014 Economic Summit! April 4th is less than 3 months away! We are excited to announce that Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray and PG&E Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony F. Earley Jr. will be…
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