Applicants Sought for 2015 Saturday Academy

100 Black Men of Syracuse invites the parents, guardians and family members of fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth graders, as well as local educators, to come to an informational town hall meetings for an introduction to an educational program the group is launching in January.

The 100 Black Men Saturday Academy will be a free, weekly academic and cultural enrichment program.

Details of next year’s education program, selection and application process will be introduced and discussed at the meeting set for 7:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, at the Peoples A.M.E. Zion Church, located at 2306 So. Salina St. Also during the meeting, the group will accept applications for the program’s paid instructor positions. Educators interested in applying for one of the these instruction positions should bring a resume.

100 Black Men of Syracuse Inc. is a non-profit, non-partisan volunteer organization founded in 2008. The group was inducted in June 2009 as an official chapter of 100 Black Men of America Inc.