Community Engagement
7:07 am
Sat August 10, 2013

Overcoming The Odds-Successful Strategies For Young Black Men This Weekend On WCLK

Kiplyn Primus continues her look on The Local Take on WCLK into the issues facing young African American men in the turbulent, early days of the 21st Century.  This week she welcomes Norma Joy Barnes from the Community Council of Metropolitan Atlanta, who is hosting a Workshop Saturday at the Auburn Avenue Research Library.  They are joined by Levi, a young black man struggling to learn the skills and gain the acceptance required in a tough above-ground economy.  Hear the local take at 7:30am Saturday before Tavis and on demand below.

Overcoming the Odds: Success Strategies for Young Black Men
Community Workshop
Saturday, August 10. 12:30 p.m.
In collaboration with the Community Council of Metropolitan Atlanta, Inc the Auburn Avenue Research Library presents "Overcoming the Odds: Success Strategies for Young Black Men". This free community workshop is open to all males, between the ages of 18 - 28, who want to enhance their life skills and strategies to reach academic, vocational, economical, or personal goals. Please register online here, or call (470)-428-2840 to confirm attendance.

Kiplyn Primus interviews Ms. Norma Barnes from the Priority Male Initiative of the Community Council of Metropolitan Atlanta and one their participants Mr. Eli Idowu on The Local Take, WCLK 081013