All In for Black Men

All IN for young Black MEN!

Attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons discusses his partnership with former NBA Star and Fatherhood Author Etan Thomas as they present the 1st MVP Fatherhood Weekend Saturday April 6, 2013 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Fatherhood Weekend features a “Manhood Conference” targeting 100 Black young males. During the conference the young men will learn the importance of educational achievement, self-esteem, and understanding how to …

MVP Fatherhood Weekend coming to Tulsa

BY GINNIE GRAHAM World Staff Writer Veteran NBA player Etan Thomas wants the country to deal with its daddy issues. The former Booker T. Washington High School and Syracuse University defensive standout has moved from the paint into social activism, placing fatherhood at the center. Thomas wrote a book on the topic featuring celebrity interviews, and he participates in panel …

Legal Diversity Pipeline Program Highlighted

High school students in a federal courtroom. Students in a federal court as part of the legal training seminar. TULSA, Oklahoma – Tulsa students from McLain, Booker T and Rogers high schools took part in an all day legal training seminar to show them career opportunities in the legal field. Tulsa attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons says the seminar was his way …

Community Event Educates Local High School Students on Life in the Legal Professions

TULSA, Okla. –Damario Solomon-Simmons, Booker T. Washington graduate, is giving back to the Tulsa community by challenging minority youth to excel by considering the legal profession. Pipeline Plus Legal Diversity Program, sponsored by Williams Company, WPX Energy, Inc. and Northeast Oklahoma Black Lawyers Association, will provide Tulsa public high school students with the opportunity to explore legal professions through first-hand …