Jahmal Cole stops by Google Chicago to discuss his new book, Exposure Is Key: Solving Violence In Chicago By Exposing Teens To Opportunities.
Named as one of Huffington Post’s 15 Inspiring Chicagoans, Cole is passionate about creating opportunities for disadvantaged teenagers. My Block, My Hood, My City provides underprivileged youth with an awareness of the world and opportunities beyond their immediate neighborhoods, taking students on explorations focused on STEM, Arts & Culture, Citizenry & Volunteerism, Health, Community Development, Culinary Arts, and Entrepreneurism.
Learn more at https://www.formyblock.org/
Moderated by Jen Wesley.