About Us

Mission

Mentee Focus

"I love to go outside and explore. I am a very creative person and hope to invent something to help people and make me rich. That is why I want to be a scientist."

Hello, My name is Juels and I am 10 years old

- You are more precious to this world than you will ever know-

"I was diagnosed with autism which sometimes causes issues with communication and socialization. Through hard work and BTM Foundation I am striving very hard to overcome my challenges."

Hello, My name is Gregory and I am 12 years old

FAVORITE FOOD

Hello, My name is London and I am 9 years old

I want to be an actor on the big movie screen 

  • Riding My Bike
  • Fishing
  • Cooking

I want to be a Pro Basketball Player

- They're not just kids, they're future leaders -

I want to be an engineer or a math teacher

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

"Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction."

FAVORITE FOOD

- You are one of a kind and you have something great to offer -

Hello, My name is Aaron and I am 11 years old

ASPIRATIONS

Hello, My name is Elijah and I am 11 years old

I want to be an 

Astronaut

FAVORITE FOOD

  • Exotic Sports Cars
  • Listening to Music
  • Playing Video Games

Hello, My name is Demarcus and I am 10 years old

ASPIRATIONS

  • Swimming
  • Basketball
  • Video Games

HOBBIES​​

"I am an only child, in the seventh grade with hopes of making the honor roll. I also model and spend a little time as a youtube gamer influencer."

Hello, My name is Joey and I am 11 years old

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Video Games
  • Drawing
  • Exploring
  • Being Creative

I want to be a animator, owning my own studio

  • Music
  • Plays Drums
  • Plays Guitar
  • Lobster
  • Salad
  • ​Crab legs

"I love to fish and play baseball. I think it would be great if my adult job could be a professional fisherman. Did I mention that I love baseball too!"

"I love spending time with my family, watching movies. I have been learning computer coding and hope to continue to learn as much as I can."

Hello, My name is Alexander and I am 9 years old

"When I grow up I want to be a good police officer and help people. I would like to make a difference in the world. "

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

- I can.   I will.     End of story -

- Be awesome today, tomorrow and the next day  -

ASPIRATIONS

"Whatever you are, be a great one. "

  • Pizza
  • Oranges
  • Cereal

- A little help, a little hope and someone to believe in you  -

  • Steak (medium well)
  • Plums
  • Apples

HOBBIES​​

- We must be taught how to think, not what to think -

Hello, My name is Miles and I am 9 years old

I want to be a

basketball player

HOBBIES​​

ASPIRATIONS

Hello, My name is Emir and I am 9 years old

"My favorite subjects are math and science. I have 2 sisters. I lost my father at age 4 but that hasn't stop me from trying to do everything that I want to do."

I want to be an Engineer and challenge myself

Hello, My name is Nicholas and I am 16 years old

FAVORITE FOOD

ASPIRATIONS

FAVORITE FOOD

  • PB&J Sandwiches
  • Grilled Cheese
  • Pizza

HOBBIES​​

ASPIRATIONS

  • Video Games
  • Talking to my Friends
  • Soccer

I want to be a football coach

"I have 2 younger  brothers and I like taking care of them. I played football last season and scored many touchdowns."

HOBBIES​​

- You are never to young to change the world -

Hello, My name is Patrick and I am 15 years old

  • Pasta
  • Chicken

FAVORITE FOOD

"The reason I want to be a basketball player is to make a lot of money and give back. I want to help make a difference in the world someday"

HOBBIES​​

ASPIRATIONS

  • Blueberries
  • Blackberries
  • ​Blueberry muffins

HOBBIES​​

ASPIRATIONS

"Because I love math, I am into making different kinds of science projects. I am in the 5th Grade at United Community Charter School. Oh... and I love to dance also."

  • Fortnite
  • Gaming Lessons
  • Watch Food Videos
  • Making Youtube Videos
  • Basketball
  • Being a Big Brother

Hello, My name is Cayden and I am 9 years old

- I commit to being a better person today than I was yesterday-

  • Writing
  • Drawing
  • Comic Creations
  • Math
  • Video Games
  • Basketball

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

"I am diagnosed as Autistic/ADHD/SPD high functioning student.  I will be a 10th grader at Queens Grant High School. I attend Elevation Church in Ballantyne, where I serve on the Greeter Team."

ASPIRATIONS

FAVORITE FOOD

"I love to create new recipes to try in the kitchen! My latest recipe was Dorito air fried chicken.  Maybe I could be the first football coach Chef! "

I want to be an actor on the big screen

- Keep true to the dreams of your youth -

I want to own a landscaping company

- The best prperation for tomorrow is doing your best today-

BOYS TO MEN FOUNDATION

I want to be an 

Entrpreneur

" I love to travel,  the United States, Carribean, Thailand and even lived in South Korea for almost a year. I speak Spanish and love to read, meet new people, and explore new experiences."

I want to be a Scientist and invent something

FAVORITE FOOD

  • Pizza
  • Stew Chicken 
  • Pop Tarts

I want to be a Chef, Lawyer and maybe a Judge

FAVORITE FOOD

"In order to succeed, we must first believe we can"

  • Pizza - any kind
  • Brownies

HOBBIES​​

HOBBIES​​

Hello, My name is Kassim and I am 10 years old

  • Fortnite
  • Roblox
  • Performing (acting)

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

Hello, My name is DeVonte and I am 14 years old

  • Board Games
  • Soccer
  • Basketball

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

I want to be a professional NBA basketball player

I want to be an engineer or a math teacher

Hello, My name is Kaveh and I am 13 years old

- Follow your heart, but take your brain with you -

  • Pizza
  • Lasagna
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies

"I feel that I am a pretty good student in school. My grades are good.  My favorite subject has always been English."

FAVORITE FOOD

HOBBIES​​

HOBBIES​​

FAVORITE FOOD

  • Video gaming
  • Basketball
  • Cooking

ASPIRATIONS

  • Video Games
  • Flag Football
  • Racing

- In youth we learn; In age we understand -

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

  • Cheesburgers (ketchup only)
  • Pizza

"I am very family focused and passionate about the things I love. If my basketball career does not pan out, I will focus on being a writer."

Hello, My name is Alexander and I am 10 years old

  • Hamburger
  • Pizza
  • Chicken
  • Chocolate Candy Bars
  • Pizza

ASPIRATIONS

  • Hamburgur
  • Pizza
  • ​Skittles, Jolly Ranchers

ASPIRATIONS

- Good habits formed at youth make all the difference-

Since COVID-19 youth often experience the stress and anxiety as much as parents. 93 percent of BTM mentees are residing in single parent mom households. Meet some of our young mentees. You will find them inspiring.  The BTM workforce development program supports our mentees in building skills for a better future thereby helping them succeed in jobs, entrepreneurship, and anything that they may aspire to do or be.

FAVORITE FOOD

I want to be a Medical Doctor

HOBBIES​​

  • Steak and Potatoes
  • Asparagus
  • ​Any Vegatables
  • Pokémon
  • Watch Action Movies
  • Football

Hello, My name is Shane and I am 10 years old

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

  • Building Legos
  • Football
  • Playing Monopoly

I want to be a track star and then an entrpreneur

  • Hot Wings
  • Noodles 
  • Cheeseburgers
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Broccoli
  • BBQ Chicken
  • Popcorn Shrimp
  • Sushi
  • Pizza

ASPIRATIONS

HOBBIES​​

  • Pizza
  • Steak
  • ​Rice

"Although I love technology video gaming and want to be video game designer, I would also enjoy trading online just like my sister."

I want to be a Video Game designer 

"My nickname has always been Little Man because I have always tried to take charge of things.
I make friends pretty easily."

  • Basketball
  • Skateboarding
  • Watching TV