My Brother's Keeper

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1. Enter School Ready to Learn204https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk1.jpg1. Enter School Ready to Learnhttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/204<div class="ExternalClass5214CAEBFF864718BB2EFAEC1796F28E"><p></p></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Kindergarten Bootcamp</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Provides parents tools, information, and activities to help prepare their children for school success.<br></li><li>61 series of Kindergarten Bootcamp, serving 863 students.<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Fatherhood Summit</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Attended by approximately 150 participants.<br></li><li>Workshops, exhibitors, a father panel, and New York Times bestselling author Michael Gurian.  <br></li><li>Concentration on how to be better fathers and more engaged in the lives of their children<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image
2. Read on Grade Level by 3rd Grade205https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk2.jpg2. Read on Grade Level by 3rd Gradehttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/205<div class="ExternalClassE7DB31381CAB4D37BB29CFDC90A6D6B5"><h3></h3><div><span style="font-size:17.3333px;font-family:calibri;"></span></div><div><div><strong style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">Read on Phoenix</strong><br></div><div><ul><li>137 volunteers tutored in 2016-2017 (another 21 applied and attended training before deciding the program wasn’t for them.<br></li><li>561 students received tutoring in 16 schools, across 9 school districts <br></li><li>97% of our students increased in scores.  <br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Little Libraries</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Partnership with Habitat for Humanity and Southwest Human Development to provide Little Free Libraries in the community to increase reading proficiency.<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div></div> </div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image
3. Graduate from High School206https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk3.jpg3. Graduate from High Schoolhttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/206<div class="ExternalClassF11C925757B24948810448BDDE733167"><p></p><div><span style="font-size:17.3333px;font-family:calibri;"></span></div><div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Graduation Highway</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Partnership with Phoenix Union High School district and local celebrities to walk door to door to encourage youth to return to high school and increase graduation rates.<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Summer School resource fairs</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Hosted motivational speakers and hand out toiletries and snack bags<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div></div></div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image
4. Complete Postsecondary Education/Training207https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk4.jpg4. Complete Postsecondary Education/Traininghttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/207<div class="ExternalClassFBD23B6E61974B9CA4FDEC5E8852A14D"><p></p><div><span style="font-size:13px;"><div><span style="font-size:17.3333px;font-family:calibri;"></span></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Project SOAR</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide college access services to approximately 700 youth (14-20-year-olds) living in public housing sites.  <br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Craft A Profession</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>College Depot and Community and Economic Development Department program to connect youth and adults to the skilled worker shortage within the construction industry.  This initiative connects youth and adults to postsecondary education options to pursue training, apprenticeship and certificate programs that lead to employment in these growing professions. <br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><br style="font-family:calibri;"></span></div></div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image
5. Be Employed208https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk5.jpg5. Be Employedhttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/208<div class="ExternalClassE64B78E0F0CD4BD895D66ABA9F29857F"><div><br></div><div><strong style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">March 2017 and June 2017 - 100K Initiative Opportunity Fairs & Forums</strong></div><div><ul><li>650 youth attended<br></li><li>200 youth interviewed<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Youth Build Grant</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>City was awarded $1.1 million grant to provide educational and occupational skills and opportunities for 66 youth between the ages of 16-24. <br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Returning Citizens/2nd Chance Event</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>2-day employment and resource fair<br></li><li>156 attendees<br></li><li>25 hires<br></li></ul></div></div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image
6. Be Safe from Violent Crime203https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/MediaAssets/mbk6.jpg6. Be Safe from Violent Crimehttps://www.phoenix.gov/city-manager-media/image/203<div class="ExternalClassDFB4F2EDCB644D21BED98304C8B78F97"><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Ban the Box</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>City of Phoenix eliminated requirement to disclose criminal history during employment application period<br></li><li>Resulting in opportunity for applicants to discuss previous offenses in relation to job<br></li></ul></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Mentoring</strong></span></div><div><ul><li>Elementary school site-based mentoring program<br></li></ul></div></div>0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400FD4E51C83E85F64BA531B105488E9038Image

 

 

Little Free Libraries 11Little Free Libraries https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/Documents/Free%20Little%20Libraries%20MBK.pdf
Mentoring Opportunities3Mentoring Opportunitieshttps://bigapplication.wufoo.com/forms/z11dt9gj0yl3ibr/
MBK Local Action Report1MBK Local Action Reporthttps://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/Documents/MyBrothersKeeperReport.pdf
Feedback2Feedbackhttps://phoenix.gov/mbk/contact
MBK Accomplishments 10MBK Accomplishments https://www.phoenix.gov/citymanagersite/Documents/81612%20My%20Brothers%20Keepers%20-%20Revised%20-%209-23-16.pdf