100 Black Men of Central Illinois

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.
2016 Excellence Gala

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

2016 Scholarship Application

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

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.