Youth Town Hall

Our “Youth Town Hall” discussions to provide young people with a platform opportunity to talk about actual, heartfelt subjects that are important to them. Our events allow children’s voices to be heard and their thoughts taken seriously by adults. The Youth Town Hall experience also connect youth with local business and community leaders to help inspire change and leadership. Currently, the BEM Foundation has embarked on a National Youth Town Tour beginning in the Fall of 2011.

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Power Texting Mentor Network

Our “Power Texting Mentor Network” Program uses technology to provide students with common sense life coaching skills and decision-making strategies to combat mediocre academic performance, bullying and peer pressure.

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Be Inspired

Career Shadowing

Our Career Shadowing Program called “Make the Unimaginable a Reality” pairs mentors with youth that have an interest in their areas of expertise. This program allows children to be immersed in the day-to-day activities of a career they are interested in, and provide inspiration for college. 

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