• Our Principles: Purpose

    We advocate for males of African ancestry from infancy to adulthood.

  • The Brotherhood: Wise

    We maintain cultural connections to our African heritage

  • Our Principles: Excellence

    Our reputation is based on being thorough, efficient, effective, accountable and producing superior outcomes in everything we do.

  • Our Principles: Collective Work

    To achieve maximum community impact, we collectively build and leverage programs and initiatives that support our individual contributions.

  • Our Principles: Innovation

    We provide leadership in the development of new and innovative social, political, and educational programs that have positive impacts on Black males.

  • Our Principles: Integrity

    We conduct ourselves with honesty and transparency. Our positive words and actions are our bond. We keep it 100!

  • The Brotherhood: Impactful

    We leverage our resources and relationships to benefit Black boys.

Latest News & Events

The Experience Sankofa Project

June 6, 2020 4:15am - 5:45pm

The EXPERIENCE SANKOFA PROJECT (ESP) Living Museum is an innovative installation exhibit that combines history, live performance art, and sacred altars into an interactive timeline of African and American history. Join us for the full 90-minute experience that includes facilitated... Read More »

BOEN General Meeting (invitation only)

June 6, 2020 9:00am - 12:00pm

Brothers and Babas, join us for the BOEN general monthly meeting. Breakfast, Brotherhood, and Big Ideas. Our typical agenda includes 9:00am Breakfast, Welcome & Libations 9:30am Relationship Building, networking, and Learning 10:30 Committee Reports 11:00 Committee Meetings 11:30 Age Cohort... Read More »


While Sheltering in Place (A Guide and Workbook)

June 1, 2020 6:43am - 6:43am

This workbook is designed as a hands-on interactive tool to help us create ways and activities that intentionally guide our focus on being well. It is formatted as multiple strategies (five Star Zola up on Enhancing our Family; eight-point Resurrecting... Read More »


On Hypertension in a Pandemic and Health Challenges for the Black Community

June 1, 2020 6:43am - 6:43am

I’ve got a reasonable threshold for pain. Been to funerals and left with dry eyes. But last week I cracked and shed my first few tears of this COVD-19 pandemic. I was reading this article on the science website Elemental... Read More »


The Art of Being a Black Man

Access to the online version of the Art of Being a Black Man is available to participants that have attended a previous training.… Read More »