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Young Black Leaders Boston

A program for young Black males in Boston’s high school who want to become more civically engaged and leaders in their communities.

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Young Black Leaders Boston is a program of the Office of Black Male Advancement. The program is a 8-week course for 20 selected Black male high school students.  The cohort will learn skills, knowledge, and practical experience through weekly sessions to organize their communities for social change. They will also meet with key City of Boston officials, members of the Black Men and Boys Commission and alumni of Black Men Lead Boston to learn how to effectively navigate local government, access crucial city services and ways to make an impact in the city.

Spring 2023 course is from March 7 to April 18. Applications close on March 1. Applications are reviewed and participants are notified in early March.


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