CBMA Spotlight

Scenes from CBMA's 7th Annual "Rumble Young Man, Rumble!"

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Detroit
08.09.2019
Christopher Rutherford

In Demand

Calling all brothers! Calling all brothers! This refrain echoed in a poem by Aneb Kgositsile, speaks to the urgency that lies at the door of our educational institutions and community. Black
Responsible Fatherhood and Strengthening Families, Narrative Change Detroit
06.14.2019

How To Survive Fatherhood

In honor of Father's Day CBMA Member Calvin T. Mann, Founder and President of Encourage Me I'm Young (EMIY) and Good Fathers Only, pens an original essay offering guidance and support to fathers at various stages of parenting.
Capacity Building
05.03.2019

Meet the 2019 AMEX Leadership Academy at CBMA Fellows!

As part of the fellowship, these 24 individuals will engage in an immersive 12-month leadership development experience to help build their capacity and increase the efficacy of their work to improve life outcomes for Black men and boys in their communities. 
Journey To Radiance, Health & Healing Oakland
03.29.2019

Journey To Radiance: A WordSlanger's Journey

In honor of April being National Poetry Month, the Campaign for Black Male Achievement is excited to present the newest episode of our "Journey To Radiance" podcast series! Here we go on a journey with Oakland's own Dr. Ayodele Nzinga -- an award-winning producer, actress, director, poet, playwright, and activist -- to explore the multi-dimensional Black experience through the eyes of the "WordSlanger."
Capacity Building, Economic Opportunity Oakland
03.29.2019
Jordan Rufus

Paying It Forward: Reflections of a TFI Fellow

The below article is authored by Jordan Rufus, an alumni of The Fellowship Initiative at JPMorgan Chase and former intern for the Campaign for Black Male Achievement (CBMA). Statistics suggest
03.01.2019
Christopher Rutherford

12 Days in April

In this piece Chris Rutherford, Promise of Place Program Manager at CBMA and a native of Detroit, reflects on his experiences taking part in the historic student-led demonstrations at Wayne State University in 1989.