Ashoka Fellow
United States
Fellow Since 2006

Check out this video for more on Tyrone's work:

    This description of Tyrone Bledsoe's work was prepared when Tyrone Bledsoe was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2006.
    Introduction
    Tyrone Bledsoe’s Student African-American Brotherhood (SAAB) is ensuring that significantly more black men graduate from college and is empowering them with the tools necessary to set a higher standard of achievement among African-American men. SAAB teaches “the spirit of caring” to the next generation of black male citizens and leaders.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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