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MMN Says Thank You to Our Veterans!

The Minority Men’s Network includes a number of men who have served in one or more branches of the Armed Forces. To those men, we say THANK YOU for your service and for being part of the Minority Men’s Network. As we commemorate Veterans Day, the Network also says THANK YOU to ALL the men and women in our community who have served in the Armed Forces. We hope your  Read More

Dr. Handy Williamson’s Retirement Celebration 10.5.2015

Ensuring the Future: What Communities Can Do To Help All Kids Succeed 9.26.2015

Join Columbia Parents for Public Schools and the Cradle to Career Alliance for a dialogue on ENSURING THE FUTURE: WHAT COMMUNITIES CAN DO TO HELP ALL KIDS SUCCEED WHEN: Sept. 26, 2015 9AM to 11 AM *coffee and sign-in at 8:45! WHERE: The ARC, 1701 W. Ash St. Columbia, MO Download the guide at: https://columbiamoparents4publicschools.wordpress.com/ CPPS and Cradle to Career Dialogue 9.26.2015

Mizzou Black Men’s Initiative (MBMI) NDUGU – Monday 9.28.2015

Good Afternoon: I am emailing on behalf of the Mizzou Black Men’s Initiative (MBMI) to extend an invitation to join us for the first “Ndugu” event of the year which takes place on Monday, September 28th, 2015 from 6-7pm in the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center (GOBCC) on the Mizzou campus.  Ndugu is Swahili for Brotherhood and the aim of the event is to strengthen ties amongst Black male undergraduates with graduate students, faculty/staff  Read More

Nora Stewart Readers Needed

The Network continues to provide a “reader” every week at 10:00am for our Reading Program with Nora Stewart Early Learning Center. It’s hard to measure the effects on our children of having MEN, especially BLACK MEN reading to them, but the Network is committed to this project. Dr. Fred Williams III has done a fantastic job of coordinating this work for us and we are soliciting ADDITIONAL men to help us  Read More

Upcoming Events

Nov
6
Wed
all-day MU Veterans Week Activities 2019...
MU Veterans Week Activities 2019...
Nov 6 – Nov 16 all-day
MU Veterans Week Activities 2019 - Wednesday 11.6 thru Saturday 11.16.2019
Thank you to Mr. Robert R. Ross, Jr, Director of The MU Student Veterans Resource and Support Center. Some of the activities have already occurred, but please note the many  remaining activities. Our apologies for the lateness of posting this information.
Nov
17
Sun
2:00 pm Worley Street Round Table Commun... @ Columbia Armory
Worley Street Round Table Commun... @ Columbia Armory
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Worley Street Round Table Community Dinner - Sunday 11.17.2019 - Columbia Armory - 2-4pm @ Columbia Armory | Columbia | Missouri | United States
  Join Worley Street Roundtable for our third monthly Community Dinner of the school year! RSVP on Worley Street Roundtable’s Facebook
Nov
18
Mon
6:30 pm “An American Tragedy” – Document... @ Hulston Hall - MU Law School
“An American Tragedy” – Document... @ Hulston Hall - MU Law School
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm
"An American Tragedy" - Documentary Showing - Monday 11.18.2019 - MU Hulston Hall - 6:30pm @ Hulston Hall - MU Law School | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The documentary focuses on the St. Charles murder of Kelli Hall, the subsequent 2014 execution of Jeff Ferguson and the struggles to heal for both families. Lisa Boyd, the film’s director will be introducing the film and participate in a Q & A after the showing along with: George Lombardi, the retired director of the state’s Dept. of Corrections (a champion of restorative justice, who also successfully pushed to integrate  Read More
Dec
4
Wed
7:00 am Columbia Public Schools: Parent-... @ Blue Ridge Elementary School
Columbia Public Schools: Parent-... @ Blue Ridge Elementary School
Dec 4 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Columbia Public Schools: Parent-Commmumnity University - Wednesday 12.4.2019 - Blue Ridge Elementary - 7-8:30am @ Blue Ridge Elementary School | Columbia | Missouri | United States
Come take the journey with CPS! Parent-Community University is an opportunity for our K-12 parents and community members to learn more about the programs, supports, and long-range planning of Columbia Public Schools. Whether you have a child in elementary, middle, or high school, each night will have information for you! September 17 6:00-7:30 p.m. Hickman High School What does Achievement, Enrichment and Opportunity look like? December 4 7:00-8:30 a.m. Blue  Read More
Dec
10
Tue
7:30 am MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
Dec 10 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting - (2nd Tuesday) - Columbia College - 7:30-9am @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The Minority Men’s Network meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in July and August. Breakfast is available for purchase in Dulany Hall. Agenda and minutes are provided in advance of the meeting; financials are presented at the meeting.
Jan
14
Tue
7:30 am MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
Jan 14 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting - (2nd Tuesday) - Columbia College - 7:30-9am @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The Minority Men’s Network meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in July and August. Breakfast is available for purchase in Dulany Hall. Agenda and minutes are provided in advance of the meeting; financials are presented at the meeting.
Feb
11
Tue
7:30 am MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
Feb 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting - (2nd Tuesday) - Columbia College - 7:30-9am @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The Minority Men’s Network meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in July and August. Breakfast is available for purchase in Dulany Hall. Agenda and minutes are provided in advance of the meeting; financials are presented at the meeting.
Mar
10
Tue
7:30 am MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
Mar 10 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting - (2nd Tuesday) - Columbia College - 7:30-9am @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The Minority Men’s Network meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in July and August. Breakfast is available for purchase in Dulany Hall. Agenda and minutes are provided in advance of the meeting; financials are presented at the meeting.
Apr
14
Tue
7:30 am MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting – (2... @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College
Apr 14 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MMN Regular Monthly Meeting - (2nd Tuesday) - Columbia College - 7:30-9am @ Dulany Hall - Columbia College | Columbia | Missouri | United States
The Minority Men’s Network meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in July and August. Breakfast is available for purchase in Dulany Hall. Agenda and minutes are provided in advance of the meeting; financials are presented at the meeting.

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