The organization’s origin can be traced back to New York City in the 1960’s. Prominent African-American professionals organized to address the needs of the black community, especially the “black male”. For over twenty-five years, the 100 Black Men of South Metro, Inc. a 501 c3 corporation has positively affected the lives of youth in the Atlanta south metropolitan area.
Over the years close to a 1,000 mentees have gone through the South Metro Chapter’s program since 1990 when the chapter was established; having presented over $1M in scholarships. We can proudly say we have cultivated future leaders and enhanced the quality of life for young African American men in our community. As a group of concerned African-American men seeking to improve the quality of life in our ever evolving community; the South Metro Chapter seeks to pool together our collective resources and capitalize on our skills and talents. Our chapter is made up of corporate leaders, businessmen, attorneys, physicians, educators, entrepreneurs and many other professionals. Our area of influence covers Douglas County, South Fulton County, Clayton County, Henry County and Fayette County