Rumble Young Man, Rumble!


November 29, 2017 5:00 PM -
November 30, 2017 3:20 PM
"Rumble Young Man Rumble" has convened leaders nationwide in Louisville to share promising practices and lessons learned, and to create collaborations with young Black men in communities across the country.

Agenda


Wednesday, November 29


5:00 pm EST Opening Bell Event & Award Show

Thursday, November 30


8:00 am EST Opening Remarks - Confidence and Connecting
Opening remarks from CBMA CEO Shawn Dove

Steve Vassor (CBMA) will facilitate a conversation among Heavyweights as they connect and examine how and where their missions align, overlap and combine to improve life chances for Black men and boys.
10:30 am EST Conviction-Compelling: Jason Wilson
Jason Wilson (Cave of Adullam) will walk Flyweights through sessions that examine their focus and build on their courage. Session will be simulcast with Flyweights in East Orange, NJ.
10:30 am EST Conviction-Compelling: Ambassador Shabazz
Ambassador Shabazz (Legacy, Inc. "Everybody Has One")
will engage Heavyweights in discussions that help them identify their allies and fellow warriors, and strategize to win the fight for Black men and boys' lives.
12:00 pm EST Keynote Address: Dr. Pamela Jolly
Dr. Pamela Jolly
Torch Enterprises
1:30 pm EST Giving-Conditioning: Dr. George Fraser
Dr. George Fraser (FraserNet) walks Heavyweights through a discussion that examines their individual and collective resources and how those can be leveraged in the fight for Black men and boys' lives.
3:00 pm EST Dedication-Catalyzing: Steve Vassor
Steve Vassor (CBMA) guides all Rumblers through a discussion on lessons, practices and next steps.
1:30 pm EST Giving-Conditioning: Robert Simmons
Flyweights will explore activities that help them access and activate their generosity and mutual support.

Friday, December 1


9:00 am EST Respect-Intergenerational: Rev. Dr. Alfonso Wyatt
Rev. Dr. Alfonso Wyatt (Strategic Destiny) helps Rumblers move beyond generational and personal barriers to lift each other as they climb.
11:00 am EST Panel Discussion

About this conference


"Rumble Young Man Rumble" has convened leaders nationwide in Louisville to share promising practices and lessons learned, and to create collaborations with young Black men in communities across the country.

About The Campaign for Black Male Achievement


The Campaign for Black Male Achievement (CBMA) is a national membership network that seeks to ensure the growth, sustainability, and impact of leaders and organizations committed to improving the life outcomes of Black men and boys. CBMA is a growing network that currently includes more than 4,720 leaders representing nearly 2,577 organizations and programs across the country.

For more information, visit: http://blackmaleachievement.org/