Several local young males will have the opportunity to talk “man-to-man” about issues of sexuality as they take part in a one-day workshop sponsored by the Phi Lambda Educational Foundation Inc. of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., March of Dimes, Wake County Human Services, 4-H Youth Development, Zaxby’s, and the Boy Scouts of America. The Project Alpha conference will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017, Commons Building, 4011 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610.
The conference will run from 8:00 AM thru 3:00 PM.
Project Alpha is a national program, designed to help young men make better and more informed choices about their sexual behavior. Since 1980, Alpha Phi Alpha and the March of Dimes have been working together to help young men make positive decisions about the complex issues surrounding life skills and challenges. This is a unique mentoring program which offers positive role models for the next generation of young adult men.
Topics to be covered during the conference sessions include: abstinence and the consequences of early sexual activity; peer pressure; HIV/AIDS; teen pregnancy; LGBT, STDs; relationships; being a responsible father; and what it means to “be a man.”