About Us

Purpose

The purpose of the 100 Black Men of Central Virginia (100 BMOCV) is to improve the quality of life within the community and advocate eliminating the achievement gap of African American (AA) male students through mentoring by the members. The organization is inclusive in its efforts for public involvement. 100 BMOCV is a non-profit organization and non-partisan.

Mission

The 100 Black Men of Central Virginia advocate for the elimination of the achievement gap of African American males in grades K -12.

Values

The 100 Black Men of Central Virginia is committed to advocating for progressive change in Central Virginia communities in education, health, civics, and economics. In addition to mentoring young African American males in our communities, 100 Black Men of Central Virginia provides mentorship and support to the men who are members of our organization.

Geographic Focus

The geographical area of focus for membership and service to public school youth includes the City of Charlottesville and the surrounding counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, and Orange.

 

President

Daniel Fairley, II

Vice President

Dan Sparks

Corresponding Secretary

Pastor William Coles

Recording Secretary

David Simmons

Treasurer

John Leech

Immediate Past President

Dr. L. Bernard Hairston

Director at Large

Dr. Nicholas King

Director at Large

Charles Lewis

Director at Large

Mark Menafee

Director at Large

Graham Paige

 

General Members

2019-2020

Dr. Wes Bellamy

Bruce Boling

Robert Brown

Martin Burks, IV

Corey Clayborne

Pastor William Coles

Dr. Bevin Etienne

Daniel Fairley, II

Dr. L. Bernard Hairston

Dr. Nicholas King

John Leech

Charles Lewis

Dr. Marcus Martin

Brian Mason

Mark Menafee

Dr. Benegal Paige

Dr. Graham Paige

David Simmons

Dan Sparks

Juandiego Wade

Pastor Rickey White

Bernard Whitsett, II