We believe that supportive mentoring relationships and intentional rites of passage are vital components in the healthy development and transformation of boys into men of integrity and authenticity.
We support adolescent males in their transformation to becoming men of integrity by modeling authentic masculinity, supporting self-awareness and emotional growth in a community that honors their youthful energy
What We Do
Journeymen mentors at-risk adolescent males (ages 12-17) during their transformation to becoming men of integrity. Our mentors model authentic masculinity and nurture self-awareness and emotional growth, while challenging and assisting boys to discover their unique gifts. We honor their emerging masculinity and youthful energy alike. In short we help teenage boys grow into men.
Journeymen mentors adolescent boys at risk
“If we don’t initiate our boys, they will burn down the village to feel the heat.” — African Proverb