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African American males aged 10 to 16 in elementary, middle and high school from the metropolitan Atlanta area


This 9-month leadership and mentoring experience is intended for young men to gain or develop leadership skills and learn how to be active citizens who strive to make an impact in their families, schools and communities

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Every 2nd Saturday
October 2020 to May 2021 at

The Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church*

1879 Glenwood Avenue

Atlanta, GA 30316 

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* Due to concerns about COVID-19, EMYI will take place virtually until social distancing restrictions are lifted.

To register for Eastlake Male Youth Initiative, applicants must submit two completed documents:

(1) Student Application and (2) Letter of Recommendation.


The letter of recommendation must be completed by a teacher, counselor or other unrelated adult. The application and recommendation forms can also be downloaded here and returned to  Completed application packets are due no later than September 30, 2020.


Questions? Please send an email to

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