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Posted on: July 10, 2019 Posted by: 100 Black Men of Central Illinois Comments: 0

2019 Excellence Gala – hosted by the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois

We invite you to the 10th Annual Excellence Gala hosted by the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois. Our keynote speaker for this year is 100 Black Men of America chairman Tommy Dortch Jr. Author – The Miracles of Mentoring: The Joy of Investing in the Future 2019 Inductee – The International Civil Rights Walk of Fame Awards to be presented during the Excellence Gala Include: Excellence in Mentoring Excellence in Education…

Posted on: June 19, 2018 Posted by: 100 Black Men of Central Illinois Comments: 0

Blood Drive Friday June 22nd

100 Black Men of Central Illinois Blood Drive Friday, June 22, 2018 1PM – 6PM George Washington Carver Community Center 710 W 3rd St. Peoria, IL 61605 To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit https://redcrossblood.org (Enter Sponsor Code: 100). All presenting donors will receive a FREE American Red Cross T-Shirt courtesy of 100 Black Men of Central Illinois. All presenting donors will receive a certificate to Culver’s for…

Posted on: September 13, 2016 Posted by: Jhay9Designs Comments: 0

U.S. Marshall to Speak

U.S. Marshall Robert Moore  will speak with members of the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois on October 11, 5:00 pm at the Bloomington Police Department. The topic will address  the challenges between communities and law inforcement. Mr. Moore is a Retired U.S Marshal who was appointed by President Clinton in 1994-2002 to the position of United States Marshal for the Central District of Illinois. He is an active member…

Posted on: July 1, 2016 Posted by: Jhay9Designs Comments: 0

2016 Excellence in Mentoring Gala featuring Dr. Harold Davis

The “Excellence in Mentoring Gala” is an event focused on highlighting one of the core objectives of The 100 Black Men of Central Illinois, mentoring, and all the values and benefits that it offers to the community.  Attendees will be able to see how The 100 Black Men of Central Illinois partners with local business and organizations to reach our shared goals of building a better community.  Proceeds from this…

Posted on: June 30, 2016 Posted by: Jhay9Designs Comments: 0

2016 Excellence Gala on August 26th

This year’s gala is on August 26, 2016 at the Doubletree Hotel.  Purchase tickets here.  Learn more about the gala and the mentoring efforts of the 100 Black Men of Central Illinois in this short video.

Posted on: February 10, 2016 Posted by: Jhay9Designs Comments: 0

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…

Posted on: September 7, 2015 Posted by: Jhay9Designs Comments: 0

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

The 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…