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I CAN T KEEP CALM I HAVE A BLACK SON
I CAN T KEEP CALM I HAVE A BLACK SON.
WHO WE ARE MOBB United is a movement and organization that started as a Facebook group founded by Depelsha McGruder on July 7th 2016 as a space for her and 30 of her friends to share concerns fears and propose solutions to the challenges their sons face Today nine months later the Facebook group has grown to almost 170 000 members and has developed into an organization with members across the United States England Canada and Nigeria These moms representing every race age socioeconomic background marital status and education level are united in the goal of preventing and prosecuting the harassment and unwarranted use of deadly force and black boys and men Our mission is simple We want our officers AND our sons to get home alive every night MOBBUNITED ORG MOBBUNITED
WHO WE ARE MOBB United is a movement and organization that started as a Facebook group founded by Depelsha McGruder on Jul...
VISIONARY Depelsha Thomas McGruder founder of MOBB UNITED is an entertainment executive living in Brooklyn NY However the founding of MOBB United came from a personal space After watching the viral videos of the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Depelsha wanted to vent But where How She invited about 30 of her close friends who she knew were also worried about the safety of their Black sons This Facebook group would be a refuge for them to speak about the unique challenges and dangers their children faced particularly when it came to encounters with law enforcement Within an hour or two there were 1 000 members By the end of the day more than 21 000 moms from all across the country had joined the group Two months later there are more than 150 000 members and what started as a Facebook group is now an organization that has held over 15 local meetings nationwide including New York Washington D C Los Angeles San Diego Atlanta Charlotte Houston Dallas San Antonio Nashville Chicago and Bentonville Arkansas Depelsha leaned on her friends a few passionate moms and her experience to develop committees that are mobilizing to address national state and local legislation and policies build stronger community relationships and improve media imagery Depelsha is married and has two sons ages 8 and 4 Depelsha is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and The Links Inc In 2011 she was selected for The Network Journal s 40 Under Forty Achievers Award Depelsha graduated first in her class with a bachelor s degree in Broadcast Journalism from Howard University and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School MOBBUNITED MOBBUNITED ORG
VISIONARY Depelsha Thomas McGruder, founder of MOBB UNITED, is an entertainment executive living in Brooklyn, NY. However,...
We Can t Keep Calm OUR SONS ARE 3X MORE LIKELY TO BE KILLED BY POLICE It s NOT about crime Fewer than 1 IN 3 BLACK PEOPLE KILLED BY POLICE WERE SUSPECTS OR ARMED There is no accountability 97 OF ALL CASES IN 2015 DID NOT INVOLVE AN OFFICER BEING CHARGED WITH A CRIME SOURCE MappingPoliceViolence org 2015 MOBBUNITED ORG MOBBUNITED
We Can t Keep Calm. OUR SONS ARE  3X  MORE LIKELY TO BE KILLED BY POLICE  It s NOT about crime. Fewer than  1 IN 3 BLACK P...
Our membership of more than 170 000 women includes moms from every socio economic background ethnicity and location We are an international organization of diverse Moms of mothers with sons who have diverse needs Incarcerated We work hard to support Underserved Sons protect and defend them all MOMS MAKE IT New Moms Experienced Moms HAPPEN MOBBUNITED ORG Moms from every race location background Single Moms Families Moms of Special Needs Sons MOBBUNITED
Our membership of more than 170,000  women includes moms from every socio-economic background, ethnicity, and location. We...
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POINT APPROACH TO CREATING SOLUTIONS INFLUENCE POLICY CHANGE PERCEPTIONS DEMONSTRATE OUR POWER PARTNER STRATEGICALLY PROMOTE SELF CARE MOBBUNITED MOBBUNITED ORG
POINT APPROACH TO CREATING SOLUTIONS  INFLUENCE POLICY CHANGE PERCEPTIONS DEMONSTRATE OUR POWER PARTNER STRATEGICALLY PROM...
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POLICY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMUNICATIONS HEALTH WELLNESS EDUCATION ENGAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CHAPTER DEVELOPMENT We re always working for our boys 8 Committees MOBBUNITED ORG MOBBUNITED
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CURRENT PROGRAMS CAMPAIGNS ProtectThem Campaign to Change the Perception of our Sons Prison Reform Campaigns MOBB to MOBB Membership Support Campaign Weekly Community Engagement National Calls Self Care Initiatives Community Workshops Strategic Planning MOMS on the FRONT LINE Advocacy Campaigns Nationwide Meet Greets and Chapter Development Education and Ecocnomic Empowerment MOBBUNITED ORG MOBBUNITED Other campaigns include the MOBB U Call Center and various letter writing multi media PSAs and Op Eds to address pressing issues
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Our This mission is not new MISSION is our BRAND 1966 We honor and pay homage to the women and mothers who came before us to fight for justice and to protect our boys and young men 2016 Our brand identity reflects a long fought struggle of determination and the strength of unity We are M O B B United MOBBUNITED ORG MOBBUNITED
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Chawndria Cotton Buffalo NY I am grateful for M O B B United because now I know I m not alone when it comes to issues that directly impact my son s life I have a sisterhood of women who have my back Tai Nita Reed Bainbrdge GA I have three boys from infant to middle school I am grateful that M O B B United works on behalf of all boys and they work for me too Morgan Buchanan Lebanon TN I m a white mother with a black son I was unsure how I would be accepted by the other moms in M O B B UNITED but I am so thankful I have found a circle of support They welcomed me with open arms
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