In September, 2012 Black Male Achievement Fellow Neil Phillips, founder of Visible Men, Inc., shared The Nantucket Project's stage with Senator John McCain, Tim Armstrong, Michael Pollan, Eve Ensler, and others. His presentation, "Race to Truth" was awarded the event's inaugural Audience Award.
From USA Today to NPR, Echoing Green Fellows from 1992 to the newly-minted class of 2013 Fellows are recognized as innovators and leaders. Here are twelve of their top stories from recent weeks. Read more.
To radically redefine the sense of what is possible for young black men, 2012 BMA Fellow Neil Phillips seeks to reframe notions of success and failure. He’s also found it a constant effort to keep those notions consistent in his own life.