100 Black Men of Central Illinois

2016 Scholarship Application

Get the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois Scholarship Application here: 100BMCI2016ScholarshipApp

Welcome!

Welcome to Central Illinois chapter of the 100 Black Men!

The Central Illinois Chapter of the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. has grown over the years and continues to be committed to making a difference in the lives of young people, especially young African Americans. One of our programs, the “Mentoring for Life” program, is the corner stone of the good work we do in our community. We are involved with local scholarship programs that award money to the brightest students for continuing education. We also hold an annual health & wellness breakfast and are involved in many community partnerships that support financial literacy as well as education.

African-American Hall of Fame Museum Inducts New Members

The African-American Hall of Fame Museum inducted six new members during the 28th annual Red, Black and Green Ball on Saturday evening. Get the full story here.

African American Hall of Museum Scholarship Award Winners

See the photos and bios of the Bloomington/Normal Scholarship Award Winners. AAHFM 2016 Scholarship Award Winners Photos & Bios

Dale Avery induction into the African American Hall of Fame Museum

Founded in 1987, the African American Hall of Fame Museum (AAHFM) maintains collections and exhibitions of African American life and culture. Each year the AAHFM inducts individuals who have contributed to African American History and advancement through outstanding service and/or community leadership and have given of their time and resources. This year, Dale Avery – president of the 100 Black Men of Illinois chapter has been recognized with that honor. Congratulations Dale!

Event: 28th Annual African American Hall of Fame Museum Red, Black and Green Ball Date & Time: Sat., Feb. 27, 7 p.m.
Location: Peoria Riverfront Museum · 222 S.W. Washington St. · Peoria, Ill.
Cost: $50 per ticket

Bus trip to Chicago for the 13th Annual College Scholarship Fair

100 Black Men of Central Illinois Bus TripThe 100 Black Men of Central Illinois is sponsoring a bus trip to Chicago for the 13th Annual College Scholarship Fair presented by the Chicago chapter of the 100 Black Men. This event has helped enable participating colleges and universities to provide millions of dollars in scholarships and grants, and thousands of college acceptances to attending high school students. Parents, teachers, and other stakeholders in the lives of students are also invited and encouraged to participate. Sign up here.

2015 100 Black Men of Central Illinois Excellence Gala

Get Tickets to the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois Excellence Gala

100 Black Men of Central Illinois 2015 Excellence GalaGe

 

100 Black Men of Central Illionois award scholarships

Read about the recent scholarships awarded by the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois.

2015 Scholarship Application

The 100 Black Men of Central Illinois 2015 Scholarship Application is now available.

2015-Scholarship-Application

100 Black Men of Central Illinois President Speaks at African American Hall of Fame Museum

On February 28th at the Peoria Riverfront Museum,  100 Black Men of Central Illinois President Dale Avery will be a guest speaker at 27th annual African American Hall of Fame Museum Red, Black and Green Ball. Learn more about this event here.