BCDI-Denver – Literacy Bootcamp 2016


BCDI-Denver launched its First Annual Literacy Bootcamp for African American Young Males, 3 to 8 years old, lead by African American Adult Males. Project Leader is BCDI-Denver Member Troy Grimes, Founder/CEO Project Proud Father, LLC.

The Pilot Program launched at Hope Center 3400 Elizabeth St. Denver 80205 Wednesdays: July 13, 20 and 27 from 6 pm – 7:30 pm. Children will learn about the 5-components of literacy as they are immersed in culturally relevant curriculum; tailored to African American young males’ most common learning styles. 

Highlights for this event include a Readers Theater, Comic Book education from the co-founder of Denver Comic Con, creating their own books, and learning from skilled authors and illustrators.

The program invites African American male children (3 to 8 years old) residing in the Northeast, Park Hill, Montbello and Green Valley Ranch communities.