Fall 2011 EMBODI Conference-Memphis TN
Saturday October Saturday, October 8, 2011 at Lemoyne Owen College from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Male youth grades 6-12 are invited to attend the Memphis EMBODI Conference being sponsored by the Memphis Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in partnership with the 100 Black Men of Memphis, Inc., and the Delta Boulé of Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Saturday, October 8, 2011 at Lemoyne Owen College located at 807 Walker Avenue from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Conference is designed to:
Empower Males to Build Opportunities for Developing Independence
The conference will offer exciting workshops, interactive sessions, and opportunities for the young men to network with some of the most influential men in the Memphis Metropolitan area.
This is a great opportunity for young men to experience an empowering conference where they will meet and network with successful, positive thinking Black Men who want to see them excel and succeed in life.
This is an excellent event for the Memphis community and I hope that the turn out of young men is overwhelming. My son will be attending for the first time and I am just as excited about the conference as he is, maybe even more excited than he is.
Our young men see enough portrayals of violence, wrong doing and negative lifestyles in their communities and in the media. The EMBODI Conference gives them an opportunity to see that success is definitely an option for them. Our boys need as much positive influence as possible and the EMBODI Conference will definitely play a major role in giving them a dose of positive influence, positive networking and positive portrayals of strong black men.
-Black Girl Thinking