Annual Northern California African American Male Conference
This year’s conference will take place Saturday, February 28, 2015, at the Serna Center/Sacramento Accelerated Academy at 5735 47th Avenue in Sacramento and is open to young men between the ages of 12 and 21. Parents and guardians are also encouraged to attend and participate in parenting workshops. There is no charge for admission if pre-registered online by February 14, 2015.
In an effort to expand the cultural and educational horizons of young African American males, The 100 Black Men of Sacramento and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.’s Sacramento Alumni Chapter have joined with other co-sponsors (Sacramento City Unified School District, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Union Bank, Roberts Family Development Center, Target Excellence, Studentsfirst, WalMart-Natomas, the Greater Sacramento Urban League and U-CAN Go-To-College) to host the SILVER ANNIVERSARY African American Young Male Conference of Northern California. African American Expressions greeting cards company of Rancho Cordova is the conference’s SILVER SPONSOR. Held annually for the past 24 years, the event is the first and largest of its kind in Northern California.
The conference begins with registration and a complimentary continental breakfast at 7:30 AM. The opening session is at 8:30 AM followed by three one-hour workshops from 9:00 AM to 12 PM. Lunch will also be provided without charge. Vendor opportunities are available. Door prizes will be drawn just before the conference’s 3:00 PM conclusion.
The conference brings together an array of talented speakers from the community on a broad spectrum of topics of particular value to young Black males, ranging from health care (HIV & AIDS) to seminars on the legal/criminal justice system, planning for college, hip-hop and the media, decision-making skills, money management, the Buffalo Soldiers, social media, to name but a few.
Information on the conference plus online registration is available at www.100BlackMenSacramento.org . Online registration is free until Friday, February 14 – thereafter, a $10 service charge is required. Tax-deductible donations are welcome.
For more information contact Conference Chair Darryl Jenkins at email@example.com (916) 342-3582
Link to Flyer: Coming Soon
Online Registration: Coming Soon