Rites of Passage Adventure Week-end (ROPAW) for Boys: Images

The Journeymen Rites Of Passage Adventure Weekend (ROPAW) is designed to challenge participants physically and emotionally. Boys are encouraged to look at and share feelings that they may have never acknowledged before. During the weekend, the initiate becomes known as a “Journeyman,” a young man on his journey to manhood. Journeymen (in Asheville) conducts two Rites of Passage Adventure … Continue reading

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Mustachioed Woman Makes a Stand to Make a Change

  This is a story about Regina Twine. A woman who cannot grow facial hair, yet has been seen donning a distinguished mustache (mo) of various shapes and sizes quite a bit lately around town. I first met Regina briefly on Nov. 15th at the Raleigh (NC) Convention Center during The Internet Summit 2011.* She … Continue reading

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Come celebrate our new Journeymen!

You and everyone interested in Journeymen Raleigh (a chapter of Boys to Men International) are invited to come support the young men who completed their very first Journeymen Rites of Passage Adventure Weekend (ROPAW), that was held recently in Asheville and put on by the Journeymen Asheville). The Graduation Celebration will be held on Saturday, … Continue reading

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“Why are you doing this?” Meaning to the madness.

“WHY are you doing this?” I got asked that question a LOT, especially as I campaigned for votes on the final night of the contest. Why are you spending so much time, energy, and resources on this strange Mad Men Casting Call contest. What does it mean to you? I admit, when I first entered, … Continue reading

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Please light a candle in remembrance of 9/11 victims

Please remember the victims of 9/11, their families, and to honor the brave heroes on that day, the men and women who fight for our country in the armed services and national guard. Our candle will be lit in remembrance in Raleigh, NC this day. The world changed that day for all of us. Pray for … Continue reading

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9-Day Mad Men Casting Call Forecast

Dapper Don’s 9-Day Mad Men Casting Call Forecast 1.  THURS: Sunny VOTES, once a day, will drive away all overhanging, cloudy competition 2. FRI: Clearing as you check out more about Boys to Men Mentoring Network and make a donation or get involved 3. SAT: 9/11. Please remember the victims of 9/11, their families, and … Continue reading

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Raleigh’s Mad Men

Raleigh’s first advertising agency (and first full-service agency in North Carolina) started back in 1945 when Jack Howard began J.T. Howard Advertising in an abandoned photography dark room on W. Martin Street.

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Jeff officially promotes Boys to Men Mentoring in campaign for role on Mad Men.

Since the beginning of the “Mad Men Casting Call Competition,” I’ve been amazed by the great support I’ve gotten from my friends, family, my community in N.C. and the advertising/design/marketing communities in the RDU/Triangle area and throughout the country. Incase you don’t know, I’m trying to win a walk on role on the TV Show … Continue reading

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.biz – He gets even, not mad | newsobserver.com blogs

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Lessons learned by a (M)ad Man

A real (M)ad Man deals with change and the power of community by entering the “Mad Men Casting Call Competition“ The times are achangin’ for Mr. Draper. The only thing that hasn’t changed for Mr. Draper, and all the other Don Draper’s since the early 60’s, is change. Every creative director, art director, designer, and … Continue reading

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