The Grooming Alchemist was started to create a community where young minority men could seek inspiration.

The Grooming Alchemist was started to create a community where young minority men could seek inspiration.

The Problem

35%

African-Americans made up about 35 percent of all children raised in the bottom 1 percent of the income distribution

1%

African-Americans made up less than 1 percent of the children at the very top

80%

80 percent of all special education students being Black or Hispanic males

2/3

Black boys receive two-thirds of all school suspensions nationwide - all demographics and both genders considered.

The Grooming Alchemists empowers young minority males to

The Grooming Alchemists empowers young minority males to

Our Impact

The Grooming Alchemist’s vision for under served youth is comprised of the four pillars below:

Promote diversity through cultural expression, dialogue, and understanding.

Promote and display works that express the African American Experience.

Increase at-risk youth’s exposure to career, life, and entertainment opportunities.

Create a platform for at-risk youth to utilize that will support the promotion of self-actualization, self-esteem, personal development, and the generation of positive life outcomes.