#058: Male Youth Empowerment Program with Antioch Rotary
May 28th, 2019 by Contra Costa Today
On this episode, I chat with Tirrell Muhammad of the Antioch Rotary Club about the Male Youth Empowerment Program with the Antioch Unified School District. We are joined by the Kings Conference Leaders which include Antioch High School Vice Principal Stephon Cartwright and teacher Timothy Mays.
We get into the Kings Program and how it is helping 150 male youths at the High School and Middle School grade levels by working to create good character with young men. The Manhood Development Program through the African American Male Achievement Initiative which they have been working on for more than 3-years. It gone from a Summer Program to an end of school day class.
During the Rotary event, the Panel featured Antioch’s own, Najee Harris (running back at Alabama), Former City of Antioch Mayor Wade Harper, City of Antioch’s Chief of Police Tammany Brooks, Former NFL Oakland Raider Akili Calhoun; Former NFL Washington Redskin & Pittsburg Steelers Anthony Trucks.