Board of Directors, Sponsors & Partners

Board of Directors & Board of Advisors:

Anthony Forman

Darrell Williams

Derek Covington

Kenneth Pollock

Edgar James, CPA

Sponsors Past & Present:

Assembly Member Jaime Williams

Chionesu Bakari

Council Member Alicka Ampry-Samuel

Council Member Alan Maisel

Greater New Beginnings Baptist Church

Ingersoll Community Center

S.O.W. Leadership Development

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Councilman Robert E. Cornegy

Emblem Health

Feed Your Mind Music



Mount Pisgah Baptist Church

National Technical Assistance Clinic (NTAC)

TD Bank

The Bridge MCP

Tropical Reflections

Brooklyn Public Library, Flatlands Branch

Private Contributors:

Dr. Dexter McKenzie, The People’s Doctor

Lou Masturzo

Novela Mills

Diane Robinson

Rivka Spencer

Ricky Thompson

Chinyelu Udoh

Florence Egbuchulum

Annie Dempsey

Deacon Hodge

(Other Anonymous Contributors)

PARTNERS (Past and *Present):

100 Blacks in Law Enforcement Who Care – Facilitate Workshops

African American Clergy & Elected Officials – Diverse Guidance & Support

African Journeys – Male Mentoring for Men

ARTs East New York, Inc. – Performing Arts

Bethany Baptist Church – Space for Teen Hall Meetings

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams

Brooklyn Public Library Flatlands Branch* - Space for Teen Hall Meetings

Boulevard Nursery School* - Day Care School for Pre-Schoolers

Capital One – Financial Literacy

Catholic Charities (DYCD Contractor)* – Summer & Winter Youth Workers

Chionesu Bakari* - Male (Boys) Mentoring

Chef Lex – Direct Mentoring teaches teens the art of catering

East Flatbush Village (EFV) – Sports and other recreational activities for youth ages 3 – 18

F.A.M. Entertainment* - Manages teens talented in entertainment

Family and Consulting Services – Therapy and Mental Health Services

Feed Your Mind Music (FYMM)* – Music Lessons for children and teens

First Inc. Youth Empowerment Organization – Direct Male Mentoring for Boys

GoDaddy* - In-Kind Hosting Services

Greater New Beginning Baptist Church* - Space for Programs

Ingersoll Community Center* - Space for Career & Higher Education Fair

Isis Book Publishing Company – Book Publishing Guidance

Jericho Computer Workshop* - Programming Code and Digital Designing Technology for 6th – 10th graders

Kings Plaza Shopping Mall – Space for 2015 Career & Higher Education Fair

Light the World Foundation (LTWF)* - Youth Mentoring and Scholarships

Man-Up* - Wide-range of developmental services for youth and adults

Mo'Better Football* – Football camp for children

Mount Pisgah Baptist Church – Advice, Support, & Spiritual Guidance

National Black Teen Empowerment Expo (NBTEE)* – Co-Host Teen Hall Meetings

New York Cares – Winter Wishes Program

NYC Councilwoman Alicka Ampry-Samuel* -Sponsor Programs

NYC Councilman Alan Maisel* - Sponsor Programs

NYPD's Community Affairs, School Safety, and Youth Divisions*- Provide presentations that promote safety

NYS Assembly Member Walter Mosley - Co-sponsor Career & Higher Education Fair

NYS Assembly Member Latrice Walker* – Space for Individual & Group Sessions

NYS Assembly Member Jaime Williams* – Space for Teen Hall Meetings and Prep

Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu* - Martial Arts Program

Renewable Energy Concepts (REC)* - Promotes Agriculture and use of Solar Energy

Sesame Flyers* (DYCD SYEP Contractor )– Youth Development and Community Support Services

Sky High Youth Services – Soccer Team for children

S. O. W. Leadership Development* - Female (Girls) Mentoring

The Bridge MCP – Space for Individual & Group Sessions, and Teen Hall Meetings

The Science & Entrepreneurship Association of Crown Heights, Inc.* - Entrepreneurial Workshops & Job Prep

The Rite Step – Direct Female Mentoring for Women

The Door – Comprehensive Youth Development (Based in Manhattan)