OK Program of Oakland

OK Program of Oakland

The OK program partnered with Auto Plus Towing to deliver the 2015 Mazda to Denzel. "We put tires, serviced it, painted it, cleaned it. Whatever it needed," said Auto Plus Towing Owner Donnie Robinson. 

Both groups hope this car will be a way to pay it forward and help the young man who's off to college next fall with a wrestling scholarship.  

OK Program Of Little Rock (Part 2)

OK Program Of Little Rock (Part 2)

The program teaches the boys tools they need to become successful men and it builds relationships some thought they'd never experience. 

OK Program Of Little Rock

OK Program Of Little Rock

Researchers have found after 18 months with a mentor, children were 65 percent more likely to obtain a higher level of education than they thought was possible. Davis said over the years 18 OK Program boys have gone on to graduate from local colleges. 

The Solution: Law Enforcement and the African-American Community


The Solution: Law Enforcement and the African-American Community

Haas School of Business - UC Berkeley and 100 Black Men of the Bay Area Presents: 

OK Program of Oakland: "The SOLUTION to the problem between Law Enforcement and the African American Community."

Panel Discussion Featuring:

1. Retired Deputy Sherriff Donald Northcross, Founder & CEO of OK Program, Inc.

2. Bishop Bob Jackson of Acts Full Gospel Church, Chairman of OK Program of Oakland

3. Nancy O'Malley, Alameda County District Attorney

4. The Honorable Mayor Libby Schaaf of Oakland, California

5. Acting Assistant Chief of Police LeRonne Armstrong, Oakland Police Department

Discussion Moderated by: Lorenzo Neal, Former NFL Fullback and Current Co-Host of 95.7 The Game

Special Guest: Petri Hawkins-Byrd, Bailiff on the Judge Judy Show and National Co-Chair of OK Program, Inc.

Salute The Badge

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) Statistics show that young boys who grow up without a positive male role model in their life are more likely to resort to violence and live in poverty, and those numbers are hitting the African American community the hardest. Around 75% of all African American households are run by a single mother.




OK Program Mentor Training

If you are a Black Man in the Sacramento area and you’re interested in mentoring Black Boys, this training is for you. We require that you are available to participate in 3 Saturday group mentoring sections per year. Yes, the commitment is only 3 Saturdays a year! 

OK Program of Oakland Teammate Training 8/5/17

Black Men of Oakland! The OK Program is recruiting Black Men! Click on the link below for details! Commitment? Only 3 Saturday's per year! Please share and contact Larry Jones at (989) 330-8332 to sign-up for our upcoming teammate training on August 5, 2017 and find out how you can get involved! 👌🏿

The OK Program Now In Georgia, Indiana, and Missouri

Urban centers throughout the country continue to see the huge benefits of partnering with the OK Program as new chapters have been launched in Indianapolis, Indiana, Conyers Georgia, located in Rockdale County, about 23 miles east of Atlanta, and Kansas City, Missouri.