The mission of the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. is to improve the quality of life within our communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
100 Black Men of America, Inc. seeks to serve as a beacon of leadership by utilizing our diverse talents to create environments where our children are motivated to achieve, and to empower our people to become self-sufficient shareholders in the economic and social fabric of the communities we serve.
100 Black Men of America, Inc. is committed to the intellectual development of youth and the economic empowerment of the African American community based on the following precepts: respect for family, spirituality, justice, and integrity.
The 100 Black Men of Memphis, Inc. (100 BMOM) is one of 101 chapters and 10,000 members of the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. For more than five decades, 100 Black Men chapters across the nation have touched the lives of more than 100,000 young people. The 100 Black Men of America Inc., focuses its efforts and energies on improving the lives of African-American and other minority youth in our community, by pursuing the “Four for the Future” programs established at the national level: (1) Mentoring, (2) Health & Wellness, (3) Education, and (4) Economic Empowerment.
Four For The Future represents the four areas in which the 100 delivers their core programmatic initiatives. These program focus areas are designed to inspire youth, their families and members from the communities in which they live to develop self-reliance, to achieve immediate and long-term goals and to strive for excellence in the following areas:
On behalf of the Memphis chapter of the 100 Black Men of America Inc., we extend the invitation to attend out 2016 100 Black Tie Gala & Awards Ceremony. During this event we recognize individuals who, through their work demonstrate an exceptional commitment to these four areas.