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100 Black Men of America Conference

There are over 110 chapters throughout the world dedicated to mentoring, education, economic empowerment and health and wellness.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Dr. Beverly Tatum (c), president of the Spelman College, received this year’s Chairman Award for Mentoring Leadership.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Gospel singer Erica Campbell and comedian Jonathan Slocumb served as MCs for the 100 BMOA Black Tie Gala.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Otha Thorton, who is the first African American to lead the National PTA, (c) received the Chairman’s Award for Leadership In Parental Engagement.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Former NBA star and humanitarian Dikembe Mutombo (c) received this year’s Chairman’s Award for Transformational Leadership.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

The Cadillac ATS Coupe makes its debut at the 100 BMOA conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

The 100 BMOA provided a number of interactive activities geared toward students at this year’s conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Student activities were also integrated in the 100 BMOA 28th annual conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Cadillac partnered with Safe Kids to Provide a driving simulator at the 100 BMOA Cyber Cafe for Teens.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

In honor of Father’s Day, the 100 BMOA recognized all of the fathers at this year’s conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

En Vogue showed they still got it, rocking the audience at Friday’s Black Tie Gala.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Comedian Jonathan Slocumb (L) and Jeff Fortson of JeffCars.com (R) at the 100 BMOA Black Tie Gala.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Erica Campbell took a moment from MC duty to belt out a few tunes, which awed the crowd.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Vivian Pickard and Eric Peterson of General Motors shares how the automaker has provided over $1.5 million dollars to the 100 BMOA throughout the years.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Olympian track star Tommie Smith who turned 70 recently, led an early morning beach run while at the 100 BMOA 28th Conference. Smith is also known for his human rights salute during the 1968 Olympics.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Joe entertained the 100 BMOA Saturday night.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Thomas Dortch, Chairman Emeritus of the 100 BMOA, is overlooking the shoulders of Curly Dossman, the current Chairman of the Board of the 100 BMOA.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Steve White (c), founder of SavingBlackChildren.com, received the Chairman’s Award for Mentoring Leadership.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Cadillac’s Sabin Blake, Marketing Manager for the brand’s first plug-in hybrid, the ELR, poses with Jeff of JeffCars.com at the 100 BMOA conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Vivian Pickard, president of GM’s Foundation, with her hometown’s 100 BMOA Detroit Chapter at this year’s conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

Cadillac’s first electric plug-in hybrid, the ELR, makes an appearance at the 100 BMOA conference.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

The 100 BMOA engaging with the community while holding their conference in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

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100 Black Men of America Conference

James Fortune & FIYA closed out the conference on Father’s Day!

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