Welcome to the Black Boy Joy Summit workshop page! Dive into dynamic workshop tracks tailored to empower young Black and Brown males. Each track offers engaging sessions led by experts, designed to inspire and equip you with valuable skills and insights. The price of admission includes SWAG and lunch, ensuring you have a fantastic and fulfilling experience.
Explore below for unique opportunities in learning, growth, and community building. Find the perfect track for you and join us in shaping a brighter future!

Art, Media and Communications

Immerse yourself in the world of artistic expression and media literacy. Ideal for those passionate about creativity, communication, and cultural appreciation.
  • Topics

    Music, Visual Art, Performing Arts, Graphic Design, TV, Social Media, Spoken Word

  • Track Achievements

    Develop Artistic Expression and Media Literacy: Encourage creativity and self-expression through various art forms and media, enhancing communication skills and cultural appreciation.
    Inspire Careers in the Arts: Showcase pathways to careers in music, visual arts, performing arts, graphic design, TV, social media, and spoken word.

STEM: Science, Tech, Engineering, Mathematics

Explore the exciting realms of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Perfect for curious minds interested in innovation, problem-solving, and STEM careers.
  • Topics

    AI, Science, Tech, Engineering, Mathematics

  • Track Achievements

    Develop Artistic Expression and Media Literacy: Encourage creativity and self-expression through various art forms and media, enhancing communication skills and cultural appreciation.
    Inspire Careers in the Arts: Showcase pathways to careers in music, visual arts, performing arts, graphic design, TV, social media, and spoken word.

Entrepreneurship

Dive into the world of entrepreneurship and business ownership. Designed for aspiring entrepreneurs seeking guidance, resources, and real-world insights.
  • Topics

    Minding My Black-Owned Business, Store Front Businesses, E-Commerce Businesses, Business Planning, Funding & Sponsorship Support, Insights & Lessons from Local Entrepreneurs, Internship

  • Track Achievements

    Empower Young Entrepreneurs: Provide knowledge and resources for starting and running businesses, including storefront and e-commerce businesses.
    Facilitate Business Planning and Funding: Offer guidance on business planning, securing funding, and learning from local entrepreneurs.

Health & Wellness

Prioritize your well-being with workshops focused on physical and mental health. Ideal for those seeking to improve fitness, mindfulness, and overall wellness.
  • Topics

    Athletics, Fitness, Social Emotional Learning, Mindfulness, Diet, Mental Heath in Black Men

  • Track Achievements

    Promote Physical and Mental Health: Emphasize the importance of athletics, fitness, diet, and mental health, particularly in Black men.
    Encourage Social Emotional Learning and Mindfulness: Integrate SEL and mindfulness practices to enhance overall well-being.

Relationships & Community Partnerships

Strengthen personal connections and community ties through meaningful workshops. Perfect for those interested in building positive relationships and community collaboration.
  • Topics

    Relationships (peer, parent), Mentorship, Community Partners & Agencies, Peer Mediation

  • Track Achievements

    Strengthen Personal and Community Relationships: Address the importance of healthy relationships with peers, parents, and mentors.
    Promote Community Collaboration: Highlight the role of community partners and agencies in supporting youth and fostering peer mediation.

Leadership & Advocacy

Step into leadership roles and advocate for social change with empowering workshops. Suited for young men ready to lead and make a difference in their communities.
  • Topics

    Youth Leadership, Community Advocacy, Governmental Engagement

  • Track Achievements

    Cultivate Youth Leadership: Encourage young men to take on leadership roles within their communities and beyond.
    Advocate for Social Justice: Foster a spirit of community advocacy and governmental engagement to drive social change.

Join us in empowering young Black and Brown males and shaping a brighter future for generations to come!