Alma Adams, Congresswoman 12th district, was part of a panel of educators and officials that gathered Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Friendship Baptist Church to discuss the impediments of males of color going to college. The day was focused on an initiative started by President Obama called "My Brother's Keeper" designed to help black men go to Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
Alma Adams, Congresswoman 12th district, was part of a panel of educators and officials that gathered Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Friendship Baptist Church to discuss the impediments of males of color going to college. The day was focused on an initiative started by President Obama called "My Brother's Keeper" designed to help black men go to Historically Black Colleges and Universities. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Alma Adams, Congresswoman 12th district, was part of a panel of educators and officials that gathered Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Friendship Baptist Church to discuss the impediments of males of color going to college. The day was focused on an initiative started by President Obama called "My Brother's Keeper" designed to help black men go to Historically Black Colleges and Universities. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Forum focuses on improving lives for young African American men

August 01, 2015 06:15 PM