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Mentoring young men who do not have a father figure in their life to become leaders in their communities

Award Information

Awardee
Award #
2006-MU-FX-0295
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2006
Total funding (to date)
$987,228

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2006, $987,228)

Team Focus provides opportunities for boys to develop leadership qualities through mentoring and leadership camps. This is offered during the summer in seven cities. Participants hear lectures and participate in sports, cultural activities and job interviews. This program also provides parent training. This program will have 80% of of young men who participate in mentoring increase their leadership skills and 90% will have improved grade point averages. NCA/NCF

Date Created: September 4, 2006