The Youth Fellowship is an opportunity for young men of color ages 16 to 24 who desire to lead community change, build brotherhood and take their leadership skills to the next level. Apply by Jan. 21 using the MBK Sacramento Youth Fellowship Remix application.
The Creative Academy is an opportunity for young men of color ages 16 to 24 who are passionate about creating content that uplifts our boys and young men of color. We are looking for those who are creative in social media, have an interest or are knowledgeable about content creation and passionate about telling powerful stories through art that uplift boys and young men of color. Youth will learn from other content creators, build a brotherhood and expand their leadership skills. Apply by Jan. 21 using the MBK Sacramento Content Academy application.
Join us and our mentoring partners in elevating the power of relationships by highlighting the benefits of mentoring, discussing best practices for supporting young people and sharing inspiring stories. Visit Mentoring.org and learn about the MBK Sacramento Mentoring Program.
The 1300 Campaign is an initiative of The Center at Sierra Health Foundation and the My Brother’s Keeper Sacramento Education Strategy Committee. The campaign is working with local, regional and statewide partners to develop, advance and establish deep-rooted change to send 1,300 additional young men of color to California State University, Sacramento and University of California, Davis by 2025. Learn more on the 1300 Campaign web site.
MBK Sacramento Collaborative meetings and Mentoring Institute meetings will be virtual until further notice and information will be provided directly to partners.
The My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Sacramento Collaborative is committed to improving the educational, health, social and economic outcomes for local boys and men of color.
MBK Sacramento is bringing systems leaders, advocates, community partners, youth-serving organizations and young people together to address health, education, employment and justice system disparities for young men of color through policy advocacy, systems change and support for effective programs. Access the MBK Sacramento one sheet.
In 2018, The Center at Sierra Health Foundation was selected as a recipient of an Obama Foundation MBK Community Challenge Impact grant to support the MBK Sacramento Collaborative in expanding mentoring and violence intervention efforts.
The MBK Sacramento Collaborative is funded by Sierra Health Foundation and the Obama Foundation and is managed by The Center at Sierra Health Foundation.