From Rhetoric to Action - The 2nd Annual African American Male Focus Conference

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Kelly R. Williams

For Immediate Release
Release Date: 
Tue, 02/09/2010

Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA) is sponsoring the second African American Male Focus (AAMF) Conference February 18-19, 2010 at the Crispus Attucks Cultural Center and Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.

The two-day conference will feature nationally renowned speakers in the areas of religion, education, human relations, business, criminal justice and law.

On Thursday, February 18, a 300-youth teen summit will address some of the pressing issues facing young men, including family, personal relationships, school, employment and self-development.

Friday, February 19, will include a series of workshops, group sessions and problem-solving exercises and conclude with an exciting music workshop featuring the legendary Connie Parker and the Michael Clark Band.

Other sponsors include the Crispus Attucks Cultural Center, Hampton Roads Ventures, Alliant Human Services and Family Systems II & New Life Programs.

For more information and registration, visit or call 757.314.1695.

About NRHA: 

Founded in 1940, NRHA is a national leader in community revitalization and fostering sustainable mixed-income communities. As the largest redevelopment and housing authority in Virginia, NRHA plays a key role in making Norfolk the city of choice to build, work, live and play.

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