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January 25, 2017
My Brother’s Keeper-Baton Rouge, Big Buddy hosting Mentor Awards ceremony
BATON ROUGE – The Mayor’s Office My Brother’s Keeper-Baton Rouge along with Big Buddy is sponsoring the “Mentoring in Real Life Awards” Ceremony on Jan. 26 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Boudreaux’s, 2647 Government St., in Baton Rouge.
January 18, 2017
Barnes and Noble Citiplace donates more than 1,600 books to My Brother’s Keeper
BATON ROUGE -- Barnes and Noble Citiplace has donated 1,636 books to My Brother’s Keeper- Baton Rouge (MBK-BR) program through its Holiday Book Drive.
January 10, 2017
Mayor Broome proclaims January as National Mentoring Month
BATON ROUGE, La. – Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome has issued a proclamation declaring January as National Mentoring Month in the City of Baton Rouge and Parish of East Baton Rouge.
November 1, 2017
Mayor’s office My Brother’s Keeper Initiative will be recipient Barnes and Noble Holiday Book Drive
Baton Rouge Parish - On November 1, 2017 Mayor-President Melvin L. "Kip" Holden announced that his office's My Brother's Keeper (MBK-BR) initiative will be the recipient of the Barnes and Noble Holiday Book Drive.
June 28, 2016
Annual EduFest slated today to ‘reframe readiness’ for school year
Mayor-President Melvin L. “Kip” Holden and his community partners will hold the 2nd annual EduFest program to help prepare kids for the coming school year today from 1:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. The media is invited to cover the event, which will be held at the Family and Youth Service Center, 1120 Government Street.
August 5, 2016
Spread the Word – ‘Read Where You Are’ Day of Action Today
With the summer coming to an end and the beginning of the school year quickly approaching, it’s time to “Read Where You Are.”

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