Passing Down Wisdom: Father to Son

Father to Son Wisdom

Fathers have incredible gifts of wisdom to confer upon their soon-to-be-launched sons. Here’s how I gave my son these gifts upon his graduation.

Make Father’s Day Extra Special — Become a Mentor


Want to change your life? Be a mentor to a child who doesn’t have a positive male role model. Here’s how!

A Teen Father in Pursuit

A Teen Father in Pursuit

Shawn Fludd shares his experience as a teen father and the importance of mentoring.

The Most Beautiful Work I’ve Ever Done

Not my swimmer...but he could be...

“Let me win, but if I cannot win let me be brave in the attempt.”

Ultimate Star Wars Fan Boy Moment


Colin was a bit concerned about becoming a Jedi and how it might conflict with the ideals of marriage, George Lucas responded!

5 Things Every Young Man Should Hear From Another Man

5 Things Every Young Man Should Hear From Another Man

If we really pay attention, we will see that each young man has something incredible to offer others and the world.

They Didn’t See It: A Call For Mentors

They Didn't See It, A Call to Mentors

There’s a young man today who needs a word of encouragement and he is waiting on you. If not you, then who?

Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved. Mentor

Get Up, Get Into It Get Involved Mentor

Mentors and mentoring is not the silver bullet, but it is a bullet that we must put in the chamber to combat the pre-school to prison pipeline for African-American males.

#GMPChat: Men and Mentoring

#GMPChat on Twitter

Join us on Wednesday 9pm Est for our weekly #GMPChat on Twitter! This week’s topic is Men and Mentoring.

How Can Women Help with the Male Mentoring Process?


Real tips on how women can help males with mentor shortages.

Why I Took My Baby to #MillionsMarchSF


Brandon Greene wanted to make sure that his tiny son did not miss this moment in their shared history.

The Time Traveler

Innocent Sparks

Randy Ellison spends a week at a camp for young boys that have experienced abuse.

What’s In a Role Model?

Kids and coaches

Sami Jankins suggests it’s time we start reexamining the qualities that make up who we want as today’s role models

Why I Needed To Become A Big Brother


LeRon Barton thought that boys needed to be toughened up, until he started mentoring one. My mother had always told me when I was younger, “If you’re not helping out, then you are not doing anything,” and that had stuck with me for a long time. From volunteering in soup kitchens, tutoring people in computer […]