Awarded The

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., 2nd District

 Fatherhood Initiative and Mentoring Committee

2021 MENTORING PROGRAM OF THE YEAR


The mentoring program is managed by the

a 501c3 Organization.


2022 - 2023 Mentoring Saturday Schedule                                      

Conducted  on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10 am - 12pm at the Omega Family Resource and Learning Center (132 South Harrison St, East Orange, NJ)

10/29/22 Nassan's Place Annual Trunk or Treat  - A halloween activity for children affected by Autism. 

11/19/22 - 2022 Achievement Week- Eta Pi Chapter celebrates its 50th Anniversary and interviews Mark Morial, President, National Urban League

12/17/22 -E- Sports Video Game Tournament -  Career opportunities discussed along with a tournament.

1/21/23 - Mentor Month Youth Conference - In partnership with the Orange Public Schools and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Location Orange High School 400 Lincoln Ave, Orange NJ.

2/11/23 African American Museum Trip - In partnership with The Pride The Village Community Organization Meet at Orange City Hall 27 Park St. Orange, NJ

2/25/23 -HBCU College Fair - In partnership with the Center for Families Services. Location Omega center 132 S. Harrison St, East Orange

3/18/23 - Cops and Kids Sports Clinic - Community relations and sports skills with law enforcement officers. C. Tyson High School, 35 Winans St, East Orange, NJ

4/15/23 -Let's Talk About Relationships - Youth are taught how to recognize and get out of toxic relationships. Location: Omega Center 132 S. Harrison St, East Orange at 11am

5/20/23 - Annual Mother's Day Breakfast - Mothers of the boys and wives of the mentors are celebrated. This activity will occur via Zoom. Click Here to register - https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYkceCuqTwtEteTc_4hVcw6R-xoCriRjlwO

6/24/23 - Annual Boys to Men Retreat -  A fun filled weekend of fishing, camping, rock climbing and hiking.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SATURDAY PROGRAM


UPCOMING 2023 CAREER DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

Starting in January 2023 the Dr. Ernest Everett Just Program will be offering after school and virtual courses in the following areas:


In School and After School Mentoring 

Once a month the program visits local schools to conduct social emotional learning mentoring sessions.  
 

In-School and After School Activities

October - Critical Thinking - Bro. William Parrish shares his book Making Bold Moves with high school students. David Miller shares his book Khalil's Way with middle school youth.

November - Peer Pressure - How to select positive peer groups.

December - Leadership Development - Youth are encouraged o  join the local NAACP Youth Council.

January - Avoiding Drugs - A local scientist explores the dangers found in common drugs used by teenagers.

February - Conflict Resolution - A special focus on dating violence recognizes Domestic Abuse Awareness month.

March - Interacting with Law enforcement  - Local police officers talk with students about community relations.

April - Workforce Readiness - How to complete a job application/interview for high school groups. Career exploration for middle school youth.

May - Mental Health Awareness - A therapist discusses the benefits of therapy with a focus on anger management

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 Funded in Part by CLEO CLICKS

For more information Contact Matt Stevens, Chairman, Mentoring Committee 973.820.8999 or matt.stevens1@me.com