902 Man Up providing a consistent voice of leadership, advocacy & change.

Leadership Experience

902 Man Up consists of over 100 Black male volunteers from all social groups within the historically black communities in the Halifax Regional Municipality.

Key Goals:

  • Increase Mentorship
  • Challenging black men to promote a positive lifestyle
  • Educational Support
  • Community Service

Professional Development


  • Support our men behind the walls
  • Bringing the community together through various events and venues to identify accurate supports for our communities
  • Creating a community awareness that 902 Man Up are engaged black male citizens, family members and leaders
  • There has been a lack of positive imagery in the public but 902 Man Up will showcase the positive images through cultural, educational, panel discussions and scholarship incentives
  • To promote venues for accurate feedback on how our community supports community moving forward for our children’s future
  • Increase programming and membership at large across the province is a major responsibility.
  • Leadership in all aspects of our community through mentorship, sport, modelling development camps and youth initiatives
  • To develop an infrastructure to provide Professional Development for the Executive, Operation chairpersons & regular members.
  • To address the need for  youth oriented programming selling our product to students.