AMP: Grassroots²

Bay Area, CA

Brotherhood of Elders Network

Vision: BEN is an intergenerational network of men of African ancestry who foster environments where Black boys and young men are empowered to flourish. BEN strives to institute positive changes in the beliefs, behaviors, and overall achievements of Black boys and young men.

Impact: BEN advocate for males of African ancestry from infancy to adulthood. BEN leverages their resources and relationships to benefit Black boys and men, maintain cultural connections to African heritage, as well as work to advance and preserve the health and wellness of their community.