Manly Deeds Inc. Leadership Retreat for Boys of Color

Manly Deeds Inc. Leadership Retreat for Boys of Color


When?

Start time: Friday 4:00pm (17 November)
End time: Sunday 12:00pm (19 November)

Where?

FFA/FCCLA Camp
720 Ffa Fha Camp Rd, Covington

About

Dear Youth Service Provider/Parents:

On November 17th-19th 2017 the Manly Deeds Inc. leadership retreat will convene for African American males ages 13 to 18 (Strictly enforced). The focus of the retreat is the traditional “Rites of Passage” a process through which the adults share information with the younger members of the community on the threshold of adulthood. The bus will depart 4:00 p.m. Wal-Mart on 2427 Gresham Rd S E, Atlanta, GA 30316. Arrive 6:00 p.m. at the Georgia FFA-FCCLA Center 720 FFA FHA Camp Rd. Covington, GA 30014. The conference will conclude at the Wal-Mart on 2427 Gresham Rd S E, Atlanta, GA 30316 at 12 noon.

FACILITY WEBSITE: www.georgiaffacamp.org

Each invited organization must have two adult chaperones for every 15 youth in attendance. Individual registrants will be assigned a group. Due to limited space,the maximum number of youth attendees (50). Pre-registration is mandatory on https://www.eventbrite.com/e/manly-deeds-inc-leadership-retreat-for-boys-of-color-tickets-37732613262.

Roster of names and ages of each participant and their parental permission forms must be completed by Monday November 13, 2017.

We are requesting that the roster and parental permission forms are scanned to Dr. Henry M. Carter at mrhmcarter@yahoo.com. Check-in will begin promptly at 3:00pm and end at 4:00pm. No organization will be allowed to participate without first checking in at the sign-in table between those times.

THE COST WILL BE $150.00 PER PARTICIPANT FOR THE WEEKEND CONFERENCE. PRICE INCLUDES COST FOR ACCOMODATION, FOOD AND WORKSHOPS. (Please Sponsor a Youth)

Space is limited so please return your information as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact us at (404) 587-3566 or visit our website at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/manly-deeds-inc-leadership-retreat-for-boys-of-color-tickets-37732613262

Thank you in advance for your participation.

Most sincerely,

Dr. Henry M. Carter
Founder and CEO, Manly Deeds Inc.

ITINERARY

Friday
4:00p.m. Bus Departure from Wal-Mart on 2427 Gresham Rd S E, Atlanta, GA 30316
5:00p.m. - 6:00p.m. Youth will arrive (Check-In/Room Assignment)
6:00p.m. - 7:00p.m. Dinner
7:15p.m. - 8:45p.m. Workshop I “Characteristics of Manhood”
9:00p.m. -11:00p.m. Recreation, Movie, & Games
11:30p.m. -5:30a.m. Sleep

Saturday
5:30a.m. - 6:30a.m. Rise & Shine
6:30a.m. – 7:15p.m. Rites of Passage Ceremony
7:30a.m. - 8:15a.m. Breakfast
8:30a.m.-10:15a.m. Organized Competition (3 on 3 Basketball and Flag Football)
10:30a.m. – 11:30a.m. Recreation
12:00noon - 1:00p.m. Lunch
1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m. Relaxation & Reflection (Must Stay In Cabin)
2:15p.m. - 5:45p.m. Workshops (Leadership Dev. Entrepreneurship, Post-Secondary Preparation)
Concurrent Workshops II
Concurrent Workshops III
Concurrent Workshops IV
5:45p.m.-6:00p.m. Transition
6:00p.m.-7:00p.m. Dinner
7:00p.m.-7:30p.m. Entertainment
7:30p.m. - 8:15p.m. Keynote Address
8:30p.m.-11:00p.m. Recreation, Movie, & Games (Bonfire)
11:00p.m.-7:00a.m. Back to Cabin

Sunday
7:00a.m-8:00a.m. Pack/Clean Cabins
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m. Breakfast
9:00a.m.-10:00a.m. Closing Session
10:00a.m. Depart FFA/FHA facility
12:00noon Wal-Mart on 2427 Gresham Rd S E, Atlanta, GA 30316



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