Who We Are
Progressive Black Men was established on the campus of Florida State University by twelve minority students who formed a friendship while enrolled in the Summer Enrichment Program at the university. Their similar interest in academic achievement, self-improvement and a commitment to help others reach their potential evolved in them forming an organization that reflected their values.
Progressive Black Men, Inc. aims to eradicate negative stereotypes placed on people of African descent through Academic Excellence, Communal Support, and the Fellowship of Brothers.
To reconstruct and redefine the image of the black male and uplift people of African American descent through: brotherhood, community service, humanitarian aid, and the development of high standards of personal integrity and moral character.