Oprah Chai, a soul-boosting infusion developed by Oprah Winfrey and Starbucks, is now available in stores. Proceeds from the tea will benefit the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy, National CARES Mentoring Movement and three other organizations dedicated to educating our vulnerable children.
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National CARES Mentoring Movement family is profoundly grateful for the love, wisdom and support Dr. Maya Angelou showed us from the very beginning. From writing our pledge to young people, to reading it with affiliates all across the country, to spending time with us in what became her final interview on May 19th, we are forever a better and stronger organization, people and world because she loved us so well. Rest, dear Sister Maya. You have done your work magnificently and we thank you for it.
Love and Action At harlan high school on chicago's south SIDE
It was a magical moment in Chicago.
Together with our local affiliate, the National CARES Mentoring Movement and a host of community groups staged a summit in the city to call able, stable African Americans to mentor our young and move us ever closer toward hope and healing. Read more...
TRAGEDY IN FERGUSON: DR. MICHAEL ERIC DYSON'S INSIGHTFUL PODCAST WITH NATIONAL CARES
We Thank All Those Who Participated in Our Aug. 16th Call With Dr. Michael Eric Dyson on Supporting Our Children in the Wake of the Michael Brown Killing.Visit Us on Facebook and Twitter to
Click Here to Listen to the Critical Conversation, Conducted by asha bandele.
We Will Return Later in the Year with an All-New Virtual Training Series. Be on the Lookout for Details.
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Mentoring Questions and Success
To Listen to Mentoring Mondays Speakers and Read Ebony.Com’s Coverage of the Series, Click Here.
A NEW WAY FORWARD: HEALING WHAT’S HURTING BLACK AMERICA
A New Way Forward
is a call to healing. A project of the National CARES Mentoring Movement, it seeks to create wellness in body, mind, spirit and community among African Americans so we will want to become the protective shield for our vulnerable young.
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Getting straight to the heart of the dilemma facing our impoverished young, The National CARES Mentoring Movement has launched The Risings
, consciousness-changing, group-mentoring initiatives equal to the crisis our under-resourced children are facing.
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CARES MENTOR-RECRUITMENT AFFILIATES THROUGHOUT THE NATION
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Because this is our state of emergency today:
- Of all Black fourth-graders, 58% are functionally illiterate.
- In some cities, 80% of our boys drop out before finishing high school.
- Every day 1,000 Black children are arrested.
- 1 in every 8 African American males ages 25-29 is incarcerated.
- The number one cause of death for our boys is homicide.