Black Male Achievement Social Innovation Accelerator
- Type: Foundations
- Source: Leadership & Sustainability Institute For Black Male Achievement
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- Award Min: $0.00
- Award Max: $150,000.00
- Quantity: Unknown
- Deadline: Apr 05, 2013
Meet the Basic Eligibility Criteria Are an LSI member* Are public entities, nonprofit organizations, or for-profit organizations Or are programs/initiatives within the above** Have an annual operating budget of at least $1 million Have been in operation for at least five years Have a presence and/or impact in at least one of nine LSI cities – Baltimore, MD; Detroit, MI; Fresno, CA; Jackson, MS; Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY; Oakland, CA; Philadelphia, PA; or Pittsburgh, PA Are focused on at least one of four target impact areas: Attain Educational Equity, Expand Work Opportunities, Strengthen Family Structures, Promote Positive Frames and Messages Are committed to the LSI Core Values
Are You A Leader In An Organization Or Program/initiative With Strong Results? Do You Have The Passion And Potential To Be A National Leader In Your Work To Improve The Life Outcomes Of Black Men And Boys? Do You Possess The Social Entrepreneurial Spirit Of A Geoff Canada, Bill Strickland, Or Van Jones? If You Answered “yes” Or Know Someone Who Can Answer “yes” To The Above — Apply Now (or Nominate Someone) To Become A Part Of The Leadership & Sustainability Institute’s 2013-2014 Black Male Achievement Social Innovation Accelerator. A Black Male Achievement Social Innovator Is A Leader Who Has Shown Tangible Results In Improving The Life Outcomes Of Black Men And Boys And Who Has The Passion And Potential To Increase His/her National Leadership And Impact. As A BMA Social Innovator, You Will Have A Unique Opportunity To Join A Cohort Of Fellow Leaders To Receive One-on-one Capacity-building Support, Be Connected And Showcased To Funders, And Become National Leaders In The Field Of Black Male Achievement.
To learn more about our selection process and what it means to be a BMA Social Innovator, please attend one of our informational webinars: Informational Webinar #1 Thursday, March 14, 2013, 12:30 – 1:30 pm EST Hosted via Ready Talk To RSVP, please email email@example.com. Informational Webinar #2 Thursday, March 21, 2013, 12:30 – 1:30 pm EST Hosted via Ready Talk To RSVP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also review our Applicant Guide and do not hesitate to contact Zeina Fayyaz, accelerator manager, at email@example.com or call 617.649.1518.