SEED 20 Class of 2017

We are excited to announce we are one of 20 nonprofit entrepreneurs in Charlotte, NC who will be a part of the 6th annual SEED20 experience. We were selected because of our Gentlemen! They are working to support boys of color in schools across Charlotte, and we look forward to providing...

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Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs

Profound Gentlemen (PG) co-Founders, Mario Jovan Shaw & Jason Terrell, have been named Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs. Each year, Forbes chooses international leaders who are working tirelessly to tackle issues in their communities. Profound Gentlemen is joining a global community of leaders, musicians, political activists, and artists. Learn...

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Profound Gentlemen is having a profound impact on boys of color through social-emotional learning.

Profound Gentlemen is having a profound impact on boys of color through social-emotional learning Listen Here: http://tonyloyd.com/144-mario-jovan-shaw-profound-gentlemen-male-educators-of-color-as-role-models-for-boys-of-color/ How do you raise a successful boy of color, in an age of Trayvon Martin and Philando Castile? Boys of Color are four times more likely to receive out of school suspensions as their...

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Rezoning: A Cure or Demise

Rezoning: A Cure or Demise by Jared Davis Charlotte, being the second largest school district in North Carolina, has its ups and downs. Some of the challenges include zoning and student assignment. Student school assignments, are directly related to the location of where a student lives. So your zip code...

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Protest Leaks into the Classroom

Protest Leaks into the Classroom by Dominique Stone It is quite tough to recall a time in which social media did not consume the lives of the average person. Whether used for entertainment, business advertisement, or keeping in touch with loved ones, on average, the consumer spends 5.1 hours per...

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