Real Men Charities, Inc.,
will promote male involvement, education, outreach and advocacy on food resource, healthy eating, healthcare and public policies on
these issues.

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Real Men Charities, Inc. 2012



Real Men Charities, Inc., the presenting nonprofit of Real Men Cook, has a garden at 70th and Princeton, called Eat to Live Garden. This is a project shared with Angelic Organic Learning Center and the Center for UrbanTransformation that includes a plan for an Urban Farm in the adjacent location. You are invited to come out to the garden on September 29th as we host children (and the community) who worked the garden for summer camp and studied the garden in our Real Men, Building Healthy Kids and Strengthening Families program, serving 500 children up nutrition, fitness and healthy cooking education for the past six months, thanks to funding by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, we have changed the behavior and attitudes of 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders toward healthier eating, lifestyles and REAL MEN! The mantra our guys have given the children in EVERYTHING GOOD GROWS IN ENGLEWOOD! Thanks to Darryl Pitts, Chef Donald Tiller, Willie Scott and Rael Jackson for their leadership and to the men of Omega and their Friendship Foundation for support.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Grant Spreads Health and Strengthens Families ...More

At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL), promoting health and wellness is one of our core business goals, and it drives our community involvement and our community investment. We are proud to support Reach Men Charities and Real Men Cook because their work aligns with our health and wellness mission.

Together Real Men Charities and BCBSIL are dedicated to helping Illinois be a healthier place to live, work, and play,"says Clarita Santos, Director of Community Investments, BCBSIL.

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Upcoming Events - Chicago


RECRUIT- Bring men and women who want to cook and volunteer
REGISTER- Pay your registration of $50
GET CERTIFIED- Stay for the 2 hour Sanitation Certification Class

May 18, 2013
1250 W. 119th
Chicago, IL

We will be going over logistics for Real Men Cook. We will be meeting the veteran cooks and welcoming in the new cooks

Volunteers will get assignments for Real Men Cook Event

Chili and Chicken Wing Cook Off and Cook Recruitment Meeting

Sunday, January 27 at 4:00PM
8241 S Paxton
(8300 So ---2200 East)
Chicago, Ill.


Grammy®-nominated singer, songwriter, producer and prostate cancer survivor
Charlie Wilson, Janssen Biotech, Inc and Real Men Charities are teaming up
on Making Awareness a Priority:
Putting Prostate Cancer on the M.A.P., a new program designed to raise awareness among African-American men and their families about prostate cancer and its disproportionate impact on the African-American community ...More