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Eastlake Male Youth Initiative Will Host Its First Annual 2020 Commencement on June 13

Atlanta, GA, May 30, 2020 — Eastlake Male Youth Initiative will celebrate the accomplishments of the class of 2020 with our first annual Commencement and Awards Ceremony on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. EMYI students, ambassadors, staff, mentors, family, friends, and supporters are invited to join our first-ever digital festivities. We will distribute links to view this event on Zoom, and they will be posted on website home page.

2020 EMYI Commencement Announcement
2020 Eastlake Male Youth Initiative Commencement Announcement

About Eastlake Male Youth Initiative

Eastlake Male Youth Initiative is a joint partnership between The Grove CDC, Inc. ( and The Truth Teller Inc. ( and funded by a grant from DeKalb County government. The mission of EMYI is to inspire, empower and challenge African American male youth through a series of workshops, positive reinforcement and one-on-one mentoring. We seek to raise the trajectory of achievement for African American boys using the power of inspiration and imagination. To learn more or get involved with EMYI, please contact Dr. Kenneth G. Torrence at

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