our mission 

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, mentorship, and entrepreneurial support, as well as, partnering with nonprofit organizations whose mission is to optimize the innate strengths of the African American community.

Our support

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