President Obama to Unveil New Initiative for African American Men

ObamaToday at Lehman College in the Bronx section of New York, President Barack Obama will launch, My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, a new initiative aimed at helping closing the opportunity gap for young men of color. ?

And insurance giant Prudential is on board as well.? The company has committed a total of $13 million in grants and impact investments to ensure the work continues, with $3 million going toward establishing the Alliance and providing technical assistance to the cities, municipalities and tribal nations involved.

Stay tuned to where, later this week, we will have additional coverage of the launch including remarks from Prudential and President Obama.