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ToT Partners, a new holding company that owns and operates businesses in the consumer and banking sectors, today announced that its founder and chairman, William Tillman, has been appointed as an independent advisor to 100 Black Men of South Metro Atlanta, Inc.
The organization is a chapter of 100 Black Men of America, Inc., a national nonprofit consistently recognized as the leader in providing mentorship to young Black men in the United States.
The mission of 100 Black Men of South Metro Atlanta, Inc. is to improve the quality of life within Black communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for disinvested and historically excluded communities. Since 1990, 100 Black Men of South Metro Atlanta, Inc., has been committed to mentoring and supporting young people throughout the South Metro Atlanta area.
National studies have shown correlation between youth mentoring programs and positive outcomes such as decreases in school truancy, reductions in alcohol consumption, improvements in school grades, and general increases in higher aspirations and goals. The organization’s Mirror 100 Mentor Program is a concept that was created out of necessity to address the various developmental needs of the program participants. Presenting constructive and productive activities between youth and mentors including fostering mutual knowledge, promoting respect, justice, and democracy.
Tillman brings to the organization’s advisory board extensive experience on Wall Street and relationships with influential figures in politics, finance, and business. His nonprofit, ToT Foundation, connects Black individuals to business opportunities, resources, and mentorship, with financial support from Wall Street firms, hedge funds, private equity funds, and well-known hospitality businesses. The Foundation is hosting its inaugural gala this Sunday at Rainbow Room in New York City.
Tillman’s firm, ToT Partners, is a parent company with a plethora of business and philanthropic interests. It currently operates a merchant banking and private equity arm, DB Capital, and a luxurious private dining business, Taste of Tillman.
Said Tillman: “Equality and progress do not simply require fairness. They require the deliberate creation of advantages for people who, for whatever reason, have historically been pushed out, maligned, and ignored by those with power. This is the goal. I am excited to use my network and relationships to help 100 Black Men of South Metro Atlanta expand its geographic footprint, base of supporters, and status in the philanthropic space.”
About ToT Partners
ToT Partners was founded by William Nicholas Tillman in 2022. The name of the conglomerate embodies what the founder takes pride in: Being a polymath and illuminating ambiguity through business and philanthropy ventures.
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