Tamarac, Fla. (April 12, 2022) - Project 12 released its third annual Calendar and Resource Guide saluting Black Male Leadership in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Vice Mayor Mike Gelin was recognized as an honoree by the publication for his continued strong leadership role and positive impact in the local community.
Project 12 not only recognizes Black Leaders in our community but provides scholarships through its nonprofit for local youth. This year alone, $10,000 in scholarships were awarded, focusing on strengthening mentorships and providing opportunities for upcoming black male youth. "As a father myself, it is important to me to set and provide strong examples to our youth,” said Vice Mayor Gelin. “I am honored to have been chosen this year among a class of exemplary leaders in our community. May we all continue to inspire the next generation."
The Project 12 publication is a 12-month calendar that showcases positive examples of African American male leadership in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties – also celebrating fathers, educators, physicians, businessmen, entrepreneurs, and more. The entire calendar is available online at www.sheholdingsllc.com.
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ABOUT THE CITY OF TAMARAC
Tamarac covers a 12-square mile area in western Broward County and is home to nearly 72,000 residents, according to the 2020 U.S. Census, and approximately 2,000 businesses. Ideally situated, Tamarac provides easy access to highways, railways, airports and waterways, and a wealth of cultural and sports activities. Tamarac’s median age continues to grow younger and the population more diverse, as people recognize the City as a great place to spend their lives. For more information, visit www.Tamarac.org.