Since their inception, the CATs have provided strategic direction to the EA network and have launched notable collaborations that have strengthened the BMOC field.
Participation in CATs is open to all staff of member foundations. Each CAT is led by a pair of co-conveners from member foundations, with support from EA staff and subject-matter experts who serve as consultants.
Fostering accurate, holistic, and asset-based narratives by, for, and about boys and men of color.
Expanding local and regional efforts to support boys and men of color.
Supporting progressive efforts to advance justice reform, redirect resources to communities, and create policies that keep boys and men of color free, safe, and thriving.
Coordinating strategies and investing in efforts to create healthy, nurturing, and equitable education systems for young men of color.