The Jerome Burke Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the African American community by improving the economic opportunities of African American men through scholarship, mentoring, and entrepreneurial support. The Foundation partners with nonprofit organizations whose mission is to optimize the innate strengths of the African American community.
The foundation provides scholarships to graduating African American high school males who will attend accredited colleges, universities, or trade schools and provide a mentor to those seniors for their freshman year of college.
"Children have a lesson adults should learn, to not be ashamed of failing, but to get up and try again"
- Malcolm X