Life Experiences are Powerful and Productive

MBK Keepers

Keeper” means that we:

  • Inspire Minds
  • Access Resources
  • Model success
  • Facilitate opportunities
  • Recognize all have value by affirming their life experiences are powerful and productive and essential to crafting solutions to which they are accountable

Keepers tell the My Brother's Keeper Story and help us to do the work. Do you know a current keeper? Have them sign-up here and we will showcase their story on our site.

We could find a way to punish the students without turning them into criminals. When students get expelled or sent to juvenile detention centers they aren’t in school and don’t have anything to do. Sometimes punishing them like this can cause juveniles to get into even more trouble.”

– Youth Voice