Tyrone Bledsoe

Ashoka Fellow
Toledo, United States
Fellow Since 2006
My work: Creating a nationwide brotherhood of African-American students committed to lifelong leadership and service.

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Related TopicsChildren & Youth, Education / Learning, Higher education, Peace & Harmonious Relations, Intercultural relations

Citation

This profile 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
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The Person

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