RUSD High School Students Inspired and Motivated after Attending Black Youth Summit

RUSD High School Students Inspired and Motivated after Attending Black Youth Summit

Blair Hargrove was armed with knowledge heading back to Walden III Middle and High School. He had just attended the Summit on Black Male Youth-Milwaukee hosted by the UWM African American Male Initiative and he was ready to share what he learned with his friends and family.

“I think it’s important for us because a lot of things are going on in the world, shootings, the death rate is ridiculous, poverty level – and it’s mostly made up of African Americans. I think we need to learn about it and need to change it and that starts with ourselves.”