Why We Focus on Boys and Young Men of Color
- They are twice as likely to grow up in poverty.
- They are more likely to live in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty.
- They are more likely to fall into poverty as adults, regardless of background.
Learn more about the YMCA Boys and Young Men of Color Strategy
Help Change the Narrative
Complete the form linked below to learn more about the strategy and how you can get involved.
2024 Village Gatherings
Saturday, January 20th:
Focus on Goal Setting & Employment
Saturday, February 17th:
Focus on Soft Skills
Saturday, March 16th:
Focus on Careers in Government
Saturday, April 20th:
Focus on Trades & Service Roles
Saturday, May 18th:
Focus on Interviewing
Saturday, June 15th:
Focus on Making the Most of Any Job