(WNY News Now) – The men of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., phi omega chapter of Buffalo, will celebrate Achievement Week 2023 with two community events Tuesday, November 14 and Wednesday, November 15. The events will focus on mental, emotional, and physical health challenges facing Black men and their families.
Buffalo, N.Y. – What: Brother, You’re on My Mind: Dialogue Regarding Mental Health Among African-American Men
When: Tuesday, November 14, 2023 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Elim Christian Fellowship, 70 Chalmers St., Buffalo, N.Y. 14214
Facilitators: Bishop Dr. T. Anthony Bonner, Elim Christian Fellowship
Pastor Larry Donalson, Greater Works Christian Fellowship
What: Partners Abuse Against Black Men Panel discussion and workshop
When: Wednesday, November 15, 2023 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Buffalo State University, Cambell Hall, Room 105
1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, N.Y. 14222
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., and the National Institute on Minority Health and Disparities
(NIMHD) launched Brother, You’re on My Mind: Changing the National Dialogue Regarding
Mental Health Among African American Men. The initiative raises awareness of the mental
health challenges Black men face with depression and stress, how to initiate mental health
conversations, and the importance of seeking help.
In 1927 Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. designed “Achievement Week” to promote the study of
Negro life and history, and to identify and offer recognition to individuals both locally and
internationally who have made a significant contribution toward improving the quality of life
for Black Americans.
For more information about Omega Phi Psi Fraternity Inc. programs visit Mandated Programs –
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (oppf.org)