Men of Courage

Advancing the Narrative and Economic Mobility of Black Men in America.

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Detroit, MI.
Men of Courage Origins
Dave Bing, Big Sean, Shawn H. Wilson, and Shaka Senghor hatched the idea for Men of Courage in the basement of the Charles H. Wright Museum. Their vision came to life in 2015 with the Inaugural Men of Courage Forum in Detroit.
Baltimore, MD.
Men of Courage Expands Nationally
In partnership with Baltimore Gas and Electric and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum, Men of Courage launched the second annual forum in Baltimore on MLK Day.
Ford Freedom Awards
18th Annual Ford Freedom Awards
Usher Raymond, Jerome Bettis, Andre Drummond, and Doug E Fresh were just a few of the celebs that joined with over 1,500 attendees for a star studded, black-tie awards ceremony honoring excellent black men.
Atlanta, GA
100 Black Men of America-Men of Courage Collaboration
In partnership with 100 Black Men of America, Men of Courage continues its national expansion to expose its senior leadership to the Men of Courage Model.
Chicago, IL
Men of Courage Goes Viral
With over 2000 Action Toolkits downloaded across 34 Cities and a partnership with Blavity, the 2017 #MenOfCourage forum became a viral sensation broadcasted LIVE on Sirius XM Radio.
Los Angeles, CA
2018 Men of Courage Forum - Los Angeles
With three incredible years under our belt, the Men of Courage forum is heading to Los Angeles in 2018, where we will be announcing plans to launch a traveling exhibit with the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.

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