Contact Us / Event Requests

Have a question about the Office of Black Male Engagement or any of our programs? Or, do you have an idea about how we can engage with your neighborhood or community?

Let us know!

OBME is part of the Office of Public Engagement (OPE). The OPE, led by Deputy Mayor Nina Ahmad, Ph.D., enhances community outreach and engagement efforts on behalf of city government. OPE also collaborates with other departments to ensure efficiency of resources and is comprised of The Office of Black Male Engagement, Women’s Commission, Youth Commission, Millennial Advisory Committee, and several other advisory commissions.

For Event Requests, please email us at and CC: with replies to the following:

Office of Black Male Engagement (OBME) Event Request



Event Title:

Event Location:

Detailed description:

OBME’s role:


If there is a mic or podium:

Who will introduce/greet the OBME representative:

Agenda for the event:

Number of anticipated attendees: Hashtag or twitter handle for events:

Other confirmed dignitaries/elected officials:

List of people who should be recognized by the representative from OBME, suggested length of remarks, suggested remarks:

If open to press:

Contact Name:

Contact Phone:

Contact E-mail:

Additional Staff Requested:

Alternate representative if OBME is unable to attend: