On February 2nd, Men of Action Brothers of Faith elected new officers for 2016-2017!
The following positions were elected:
President: Edward Brown
Vice President: Michael Trent
Treasurer: Gregory Pendergrass
Community Liaison Darby: Richard Cooper
Community Liaison Philadelphia: Hameen Diggins
The following positions were appointed by the President:
Spiritual Advisors: Donald Holland & Percy Mitchell
Activities Coordinator: Stephan Crockett
Men of Action is pleased to announce that Amazon has partnered with us and agreed to donate 0.5% of purchases for anyone who earmarks Men of Action as their designated charity. This exciting program will allow you to shop online as you normally do and donate to our organization at the same time.
Please click the following link to shop on Amazon and donate to Men of Action at the same time!
Men of Action Brothers of Faith is proud to announce that The Grilling for Girls Mentoring Event held on Saturday, June 7, 2014 was a huge success. Video highlights coming soon........
Men of Action Brothers of Faith is proud to announce that our organization has been approved by the IRS as a 501c3 organization. This will allow us to expand our reach and help many more communities via grants and corporate sponsorship. We will be announcing the grants that we are pursuing and the partnerships that we have established in the near future.
We've gotten nothing but positive feedback from everyone who attended and heard about our Burgers for Boys Mentoring Luncheon held on March 23, 2013. We look forward to the next one that will soon be announced.
MOABOF leadership was invited to speak at the monthly Darby Council meeting on January 16th. President Crockett and Project Manager Diggins briefed the Council members and the community on MOABOF's plans for expanded outreach in the community. Corporate brochures were distributed to all in attendance and questions about the group were answered. Darby Council appeared to be excited about the possibilities of partnership and collaboration to benefit the community. Special thanks goes to Jillian Theorogood who coordinated MOABOF's participation in this event.
The next Burgers for Boys event was held on March 23rd. This is one of the most important events for MOABOF. Please click here to learn more....
We are pleased to announce that Men of Action Brothers of Faith has been officially incorporated by the PA Department of State, Bureau of Corporations and Charitable Organizations. Verification of our status can be found by searching for our name on the PA Department of State's website. Please click the link below:
Additionally, we have also been approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Verification of this status can be found by searching for Men of Action Brothers of Faith on the IRS database found at the following link:
A 501(c)(3) status allows our supporters to more easily donate to our corporation and enables us to increase our outreach exponentially. This fits with our corporate plans for expansion and growth.
The MOABOF Toy Drive Committee used the unique approach of identifying the ages of the children of each family and customizing the gifts to ensure age appropriateness and likeability. Each child received 2 or 3 toys.
The toys were delivered to each family by the Committee. Based on the number of deliveries, the Committee divided into two teams to maximize the travel efforts across the city.
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