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My Brother's Keeper


On August 10, 2016, Mayor Thomas M. Roach held a Press Conference on the steps of City Hall to formally announce that the City of White Plains has accepted the call to action to launch the My Brother’s Keeper initiative which will address the persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and to ensure that all young people can reach their full potential.

 My Brother's Keeper at City Hall

The My Brother’s Keeper initiative was launched by President Barack Obama, February 2014 to improve the lifelong outcomes of boys and young men of color. Since 2014, more 250 cities across the nation have accepted the My Brother’s Keeper initiative. 

To hear former President Obama reflections on My Brother's Keeper click the box below: 

We welcome your participation in this great endeavor.

YB visits African American Museum


My Brother's Keeper Youth Employment Workshop

My Brother's Keeper Employment Workshop


To find out more about My Brother's Keeper download our 13 page brochure OR

 > Click the following link to see what The Journal News has to say about My Brother's Keeper: http://www.lohud.com/story/opinion/editorials/2017/04/07/my-brothers-keeper-lifts-communities-editorial/100128798/

 My Brother's Keeper brochure

milestones for My Brother's Keeper