Q&A with a Profound Gentlemen

Profound Gentlemen, Eddison Wilkinson, sat down with intern, Carlos, to discuss his feelings towards the upcoming school year. We are very excited for all of our teachers who will be returning to school, and can’t wait to see what they all do this year! Carlos: What grade do you teach...

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The Tools to Change the World

By Righteous Keitt Earlier this month Profound Gentlemen received a grant from the African American Community Foundation (AACF)! This partnership with the AACF will give over 50 high school students across the Charlotte area access to the revolutionary app, GAMEPLAN. GAMEPLAN is an app made to give students a simple...

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Supporting Male Educators of Color in STEM

Education, workforce development in North Carolina energized by $2.7 million in Duke Energy grants  More than 70 NC organizations receive support for high-impact programs and initiatives- Profound Gentlemen received support to develop and retain an additional 25 highly effective male educators of color teaching STEM in North Carolina. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Duke Energy...

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Education Post Recognizes Profound Gentlemen

Jason Terrell and Mario Jovan Shaw met through the 2012 Teach For America Corps and lived together as roommates. Frustrated with the lack of Black male teachers, they started a non-profit called Profound Gentlemen. But the two Charlotte transplants never imagined that this work would lead them to earn one of...

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