Honoring Black Women Leaders in Education

Honoring Black Women Leaders in Education

3/29/24 – As March concludes, we commemorate and embrace Women’s Month and pay homage to the remarkable contributions of women, particularly Black women, to American society. This month provides a poignant reminder of the invaluable role that women, throughout history,…
 Akira’s Book Club Champions Literacy

Akira’s Book Club Champions Literacy

Photos: Courtesy of Wordsmith Jr. Oakland — In a vibrant collaboration celebrating the joy of reading and the richness of Black culture, Kingmakers of Oakland proudly partners with Wordsmith Jr / Akira’s Book Club (ABC). Spearheaded by co-founders Dr. Grace…
 Raymond – February King

Raymond – February King

Raymond Garza – Oakland Tech High School Bro Raymond has picked up new music production and leadership skills. The sophomore at Oakland Tech has been producing dynamic Hip-Hop tracks across a big range. Raymond’s academics continue improving as he works…
 February letter from the CEO

February letter from the CEO

As the Founder and CEO of Kingmakers of Oakland, I stand firm in our belief that Black boys are not just beautiful and brilliant, but they possess an innate greatness that propels them toward extraordinary heights. With this conviction as…