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Oratorical Contests

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This initiative is comprised of members of the 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit organization, Wayne State University Faculty, and the men of the Wayne State University Apex Scholars Program. A group of professionals and students committed to improving the community through mentoring and being positive role models.

Mission

The mission of the 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit as it pertains to the “Men of APEX” is to support, nurture, and enhance the development of young African American males who are members of Wayne State University Apex Scholars Program.

Vision

The vision for this initiative is to ensure the future of 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit chapter by developing a pipeline of exceptional young male leaders who are responsible and proactively serve their homes, schools, and communities.

Here are some of the potential programs for Men of Apex:

  • Career Expo
  • Apex week
  • Dress for Success Workshop
  • How to treat a lady symposium
  • How to Network Workshop
  • Community Service Saturdays (once a month)
  • High School/Middle School Visitation Days

Men of Apex Benefits

  • Internship Opportunities
  • Mentoring Opportunities
  • Community Service Opportunities
  • Professional and Leadership Development
  • Career Development
  • 100 BMOA National Conference
  • “Man of the Year” award
  • Culture and Sporting Events
  • Local, Regional, and International Networking Opportunities

Oratorical Committee

Vincent Kirkwood

Vincent Kirkwood

Program Chair
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