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BU Network Young Brothers United Rights of Passage Ceremony from the 20th annual Memphis TN Black Pride celebration

This year the Brothers United Network received an award from the Board of Memphis Black Pride during their 20th year anniversary. During the ceremony, Brothers United Network inducted seven new Young Brothers United Memphis Core Group Members into our statewide initiative. This rights of passage activity included a variety of community stakeholders, advocates and entertainment […]

CDC releases the MMWR Surveillance Summary, “Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance – United States, 2013.

On June 12, 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the MMWR Surveillance Summary, “Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance – United States, 2013.” The report summarizes results from the 2013 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), conducted among more than 13,000 students in grades 9-12. This year’s Surveillance Summary also includes results from […]