Guide to Recruiting Black Men as Mentors for Black Boys April 2014

The difficulties faced by black male youth in their quest for educational success are well documented. Black men are uniquely positioned to help guide these youth to educational success and a productive future and through the barriers that stand in their way. But there are almost always more black boys to be mentored than black men to mentor them in formal mentoring programs. This guide will help mentoring programs engage in a productive and inclusive recruitment campaign.