Media Kit


The Breakfast Group is a Seattle based non-profit 501(c) 3 organization of civic minded African-American men dedicated to mentoring and addressing the challenges of at-risk male youth of color with a focus on black males.   

Media kits are available for distribution on demand.  Please send inquiries to:

media@thebreakfastgroup.org or marketing@thebreakfastgroup.org

                       

Our Mission

 

To provide effective leadership and mentoring for African-American and other male youth of color towards the achievement of academic excellence.     

 

Our Vision     

 

Youth and families in our community achieving the highest levels of education and economic opportunity.

 

Values Statement

 

We acknowledge and honor the fundamental value and dignity of all individuals in the communities where we work and live.

 Our members are supportive of each other’s efforts, loyal to one another, and care for each other both personally and professionally.

We act with honesty and integrity, not compromising the truth.

Seeking sustainable, profitable, and long term program funding by optimizing our financial resources.

 We are committed to delivering high quality programs and services in our community.

 

Outcome Measurements

 

92.5% of students who completed the Project M.I.S.T.E.R. Program™ either graduated or completed the semester successfully. 

85% of Students made adequate progress toward completion of a high school diploma.

Less than 10% recidivism of previously incarcerated students.

85% of students of students previously arrested did not advance their status in the criminal justice system.

90% of students completed a secondary education plan, and the necessary measures to enroll in either college, an apprenticeship program, job training, or employment after graduation.

*2011-12 Franklin/Southlake Cohort

 

Members of the media on deadline needing immediate assistance, please contact:

tbedford@thebreakfastgroup.org, Marketing Chairman 

deadline@thebreakfastgroup.org 

Phone: (206) 628-9132

P.O. Box 18334 Seattle,

WA 98118-0334  

Breakfast Group executive available for interviews:

Amani Harris, President

president@thebreakfastgroup.org

 

Breakfast Group Brochure

 

2014 Breakfast Group Awards and Commendations

Washington Association of School Administrators' Community Leadership Award (May 2014)
alt : WASA-Document.pdf
 

 
King County Commission Proclammation (May 2014)
alt : proclamation-dow.pdf
 

 
Congressman Adam Smith's Proclamation (May 2014)
alt : Adam-Smith Letter-5-22-14.pdf
 

 

The Breakfast Group in the Media:

 

Charity Spotlight: The Breakfast Group of Seattle, Washington

Their News is Good News

The Breakfast Group — Men On A Mission

20th Annual Tie One On Luncheon

Platform – Our Schools Coalition

President Young Meets with The Breakfast Group

Program Personalizes Science For Minority Kids -- Role Models Teach Hands-On Lessons

Seattle Voices with Ernie Dunston

Housing Group Continues Mission Of Pioneering Black Developer

Urban Enterprise Center’s Founder Stepping Down

Seattle Group To Recognize Teen Achievers — Banquet To Honor 66 Young Black Men For School, Athletics, Community Work

ROOTS Family Picnic Celebrates Past, Present, and Future of Seattle’s African Americans

March Remembered — Million Man Event Was ‘Glimpse Of Heaven’

Gift Ties Reward Success Of At Risk Teens — Business Group Honors 81 Young Men

Seattle Alliance Of Black School Educators 1st Annual Conference Oct 13-14 2006

Association Of Fundraising Professionals Washington Chapter Seeks Nominations For Outstanding Philanthropists

Black Business Men Make Money and a Better World

Luncheon Will Honor Project Mister Youths

Southeast Seattle Group Pays Homage To African American Developer

Readers Describe Impact Of Million Man March

External Evaluation Report – Seattle Public Schools

Corporate Champions: Turner Builds Local Economy With Work Force Training

Four Seasons Olympic Hotel: From ‘At Risk To At Work’ 3rd Annual ‘Tie One On’ Lunch Honors Graduating Youth

Association of Fundraising Professionals Award

Multicultural And Small Business Development