African American teenage boys

The Miracles of Mentoring: How to Encourage and Lead Future Generations

By Thomas W. Dortch, Jr., and The 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

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This thoughtful and practical guide to mentoring is based on the program implemented by the 100 Black Men of America organization. They give advice on the most effective ways volunteers can affect young lives including starting programs in schools, neighborhoods and workplaces.

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Boys Into Men: Raising Our African American Teenage Sons

By Nancy Boyd-Franklin and A.J. Franklin, with Pamela A. Toussaint

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"This compassionate and comprehensive handbook helps boys make the difficult transition into men by showing parents, teachers, counselors, and community members how they can: Foster a positive racial identity; promote sexual responsibility; overcome negative influences of hip-hop and 'hoop dreams;' advocate for their sons' education; and counter the problems of racial profiling, drugs, and gangs."
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