Bay Area Boys & Young Men of Color Short Film Festival.
Join us Thursday, December 5, 2013 from 6-8 PM at the New Parkway Theater in Oakland for the Inaugural Bay Area Boys and Young Men of Color Short Film Festival. The event features powerful pieces from BOTR youth; "Hoop Dreams" Director Frederick Marx; "The Waiting Room" Director Peter Nicks; and other amazing individuals and organizations.
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Current sponsors: Kapor Center for Social Impact & Forward Printing.
Thanks to attendees of our 5 Year Anniversary and 2013 Man of the Year Benefit.
Special thanks to event sponsors Forward Printing and Healthy Communities, Inc.
Congratulations to honorees John Santos, Pastor Raymond E. Lankford and Sister Ally Barbara Lee, and BOTR's Young Men of the Year - Brandon, Moisés, Zyishaun & Ronald!
Thanks to all who made our Holiday House Party
a great success!
Kaleb McIntosh and Jachai O'Guinn offer testimonials on their positive experience with Brothers on the Rise.
Thanks to all who made our 4 Year Anniversary and 2012 Men of the Year Benefit a great success!
Congratulations to adult honorees: Assembly Member Sandre Swanson (pictured), Sam Cobbs (First Place for Youth), Judy Glenn (Girls, Inc., Sister Ally); and BOTR youth honorees: Hennessey Smith, Khalil Smith and Jonathan Dominguez.
Thanks to everyone who came out to our
2011 Holiday House Party!
The event, hosted by Arnold and Karen Perkins, was an enormous success.
Many thanks to our hosts, guests, volunteers and to in-kind donors: Draper & Esquin Wine and Spirits, and The Cheese Board Collective.
Charles Green, Summer 2011 "Lift a Brother Up" Junior Counselor and his father Gerald.
Celebrity Bartender Event!
Thursday, November 3rd, 6 - 9 PM
Montclair Bistro 6118 Medau Place, Oakland
Free Admission! Free appetizers! Raffle with cool prizes!
Thanks to all who attended our springtime friend and fund-raising events, including featured speaker Mayor Jean Quan.
Thanks to Carmen Flores Parks and Rec Center and Spanish Speaking Citizen’s Foundation for hosting our Summer Program. And to Council Member Ignacio de la Fuente for stopping by our Completion Ceremony.
Holiday House Party
BOTR staff and participants perform their hit single, "We are ALL College Bound" at our Holiday House Party December 4, 2010.
Brothers on the Rise Honors Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Friends of BOTR enjoy our Mimosa Lounge Event Honoring Domestic Violence Awareness Month on October 27, 2010.
FUNdraiser Saturday, December 5, 2009
Summer Soiree Sunday, June 7, 2009
Spring 2009 at Youth Uprising