• Building Legos
  • Football
  • Playing Monopoly

"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

ASPIRATIONS

  • PB&J Sandwiches
  • Grilled Cheese
  • Pizza

HOBBIES​​

ASPIRATIONS

- In youth we learn; In age we understand -

ASPIRATIONS

  • Making Youtube Videos
  • Basketball
  • Being a Big Brother

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

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

BOYS TO MEN FOUNDATION

I want to own a landscaping company

HOBBIES​​

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

  • 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."

FAVORITE FOOD

ASPIRATIONS

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

FAVORITE FOOD

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

  • Writing
  • Drawing
  • Comic Creations
  • Cheesburgers (ketchup only)
  • Pizza
  • Pasta
  • Chicken
  • Fortnite
  • Gaming Lessons
  • Watch Food Videos

I want to be an 

Astronaut

FAVORITE FOOD

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

ASPIRATIONS

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

  • Pizza - any kind
  • Brownies

I want to be a track star and then an entrpreneur

"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​​

ASPIRATIONS

ASPIRATIONS

FAVORITE FOOD

ASPIRATIONS

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.

  • Fortnite
  • Roblox
  • Performing (acting)

" 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

I want to be an actor on the big screen

HOBBIES​​

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

  • Hamburgur
  • Pizza
  • ​Skittles, Jolly Ranchers
  • Blueberries
  • Blackberries
  • ​Blueberry muffins

- Keep true to the dreams of your youth -

- Good habits formed at youth make all the difference-

ASPIRATIONS

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

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

ASPIRATIONS

  • Video Games
  • Flag Football
  • Racing
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Broccoli
  • BBQ Chicken
  • Popcorn Shrimp
  • Sushi
  • Pizza

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

I want to be a Pro Basketball Player

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

  • Basketball
  • Skateboarding
  • Watching TV

HOBBIES​​

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​​

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

FAVORITE FOOD

  • Video gaming
  • Basketball
  • Cooking

HOBBIES​​

HOBBIES​​

I want to be a professional NBA basketball player

"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."

I want to be an actor on the big movie screen 

  • Riding My Bike
  • Fishing
  • Cooking
  • Math
  • Video Games
  • Basketball

I want to be an 

Entrpreneur

HOBBIES​​

  • Steak and Potatoes
  • Asparagus
  • ​Any Vegatables

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

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

HOBBIES​​

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

HOBBIES​​

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

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

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

  • Pizza
  • Lasagna
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies

"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."

I want to be an engineer or a math teacher

FAVORITE FOOD

HOBBIES​​

I want to be a Video Game designer 

  • Pizza
  • Stew Chicken 
  • Pop Tarts

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

FAVORITE FOOD

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

  • Video Games
  • Talking to my Friends
  • Soccer

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

FAVORITE FOOD

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

ASPIRATIONS

  • Board Games
  • Soccer
  • Basketball

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

"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."

  • Hot Wings
  • Noodles 
  • Cheeseburgers

- You are never to young to change the world -

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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 Cayden and I am 9 years old

HOBBIES​​

I want to be an engineer or a math teacher

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

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! "

  • 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."

ASPIRATIONS

I want to be a Medical Doctor

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

  • Pokémon
  • Watch Action Movies
  • Football

"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."