Servant leadership and mentoring, at its core, guarantees young people that there is someone who cares about them, assures them they are not alone in dealing with day-to-day challenges, and makes them feel like they matter. Research confirms that quality mentoring relationships have powerful positive effects on young people in a variety of personal, academic, and professional situations. 

Join Damien Thaddeus Jones and a dynamic panel of thinkers and leaders for a critical conversation on servant leadership, mentorship and its challenges, the importance of sharing our truth, how popular culture influences our leadership, and what it means to be a Black man in America today. 

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Did You Know? 1 in 3 African American boys will grow up without a mentor

At-Risk Youth who connect with a mentor are:

  • 55% More Likely to Enroll in College

  • 78% More Likely to Volunteer Regularly

  • 90% Become Interested in Being a Mentor

  • 130% Are More Likely to Hold Leadership Positions

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Time: 7pm

Location: George Washington University - Funger Hall 108 - McCrea Auditorium

Address: 2201 G St NW, Washington, DC

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