Wednesday, April 5, 2017

04 25 2017 Carter G Leadership Series "Mentored by Millionaires"


Members of The Golden Fold will provide a presentation at this event.

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

03 28 2017 Carter G Male Leadership Series "Building your Inner Hero"

Scenes and audio from our March 2017 Leadership Session.



The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

2/21/2017 Carter G Leadership Series event 1 of 4



Tuesday 2/21/17 from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm at Green Run High School in Virginia Beach. Green Run’s choir, JrROTC, and ICONZ Male Step Team will be providing motivation, and we’ll enjoy great guidance from three short presenters. Dr. Carter from Longwood University, provides male High School students with a FREE week-long experience at Longwood University in addition to providing sizable scholarships to minority males who study education. Be there !

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Virginia Beach, Virginia's African American Male Summit



Four of our Young Leaders were presenters at the African-American Male Summit !

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

01 25 2017 our annual 1st aid / AED / CPR training


Photo of some of our Young Leaders training in our three day 1st aid/AED/CPR training.


The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

01 10 2017 Viewing Hidden Figures in Virginia Beach, Virginia


We saw Hidden Figures in January. This event was with our Young Leaders and their parents.

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Re-opening September 2016 ! Call or email for details !

Re-opening in Virginia Beach & Suffolk in September 2016 !
Our Chesapeake-Suffolk Branch:
757-582-7426 rgreen23435 (@) aol.com
Our Virginia Beach, Virginia Branch:
757-932-0177 thegoldenfoldmovement @ gmail.com

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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

The Golden Fold can break your hold ! (Choke escapes made easy)

The Golden Fold can break your hold ! (Choke escapes made easy)
Taught by the staff of Warrior Village ! Thanks' to Guro SPUNK !
Scenes from our 2015-2016 Fold sessions with cultural arts & self defense.
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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Relaunch - The Virginia Branch of The Golden Fold Mentor Movement will have it's kickoff on Tuesday 9/27/2016

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement will have it's kickoff on Tuesday 9/27/2016 @7:00pm at Green Run High School in Virginia Beach, During this event parents and young males will learn about the program and receive an application to enroll in the program. Visit www.TheGoldenFold.blogspot.com to view photos of the program. 

The Golden Fold Mentor Movement is a mentorship program serving young males and fathers. We serve 6th - 12th grade youth by providing Leadership and S.T.E.M. activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. We serve the concept of improved/involved fatherhood by providing fatherhood mentorship activities. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177 . The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation. 

Scenes from Crossing The Bar 2016

 Brother Richard Green, Assistant Program Director of the Virginia Beach branch of the Golden Fold and the Program Director of the Chesapeake Branch of the Golden Fold.
 Young Leader Andre and his lovely mother. Andre has been involved with The Fold for one year.
 Young Leader Savage has been selected to attend a Summer Leadership program at Longwood University.
Seen here reciting the program's invocation, Young Leader Varner has been selected to attend a Summer Leadership program at Longwood University.
 Dr. Martin is The Golden Fold's S.T.E.M. coordinator.
Providing the introduction of the Convocation Speaker, Young Leader Savage has been selected to attend a Summer Leadership program at Longwood University.
 Gary McCullom provides the Convocation Speech for the event.
 Young Leader Grey led the salute to our Bridge Builders, the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold.

 The 2016 Young Leaders who have won Pillar Awards for their achievements in the 2015-2016 year. Left to right are winners for the awards for Sound Adulthood (Young Leader Alston), Endurance (Young Leader Stephen), Scholarship (Young Leader Kirton), Uplift (Young Leader Rivas), and Consciousness (Young Leader Varner). The Pillars are the four values held by the members of the Golden Fold Brotherhood and a hidden overarching value.
Bridge Builders Officer Crumpton with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. Officer Crumpton aided the Golden Fold Brotherhood to understand how to interact with Police Officers during tense situations.
Bridge Builder Nathan Richardson aka Frederick Douglass with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. Richardson taught The Golden Fold brotherhood history and literacy.
Bridge Builders William Stephen and James Parker, program chaperones, with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold.
Bridge Builder Keziah Hendericks with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. Hendericks taught financial literacy to The Golden Fold.
Bridge Builder King Arthur Ricks with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. King Arthur taught the Young Leaders computer programming and science.
Bridge Builder Guro Spunk with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. Guro Spunk taught the Young Leaders Martial Arts in the 2015-2016 Golden Year.
Bridge Builders The Men of Distinction with Young Leader Morris, Bridge Builders are the community volunteers who support The Golden Fold. The Men of Distinction taught the Young Leaders business savvy and cultural awareness in the 2015-2016 Golden Year.
The 2015-2016 Golden Fold program staff with Young Leader Morris. Left to Right: Director Seko Varner, Assistant Director Richard Green, Lead Mentor Fred Foard, S.T.E.M. Coordinator Dr. Brandon Martin, Mentor James Morton, and Young Leader Morris.
$1000 winners of the 2016 Gamma Xi Omega Psi Phi Scholarship.
James Morton leads the 2016 High School Graduates and their families through the "Blessing of the Head" ritual which is central to the Crossing The Bar event.
Parents request God to Bless the eyes of their 2016 graduates.
 Parents request God to Bless the eyes of their 2016 graduates.
Parents request God to Bless the eyes of their 2016 graduates.
Parents request God to Bless the ears of their 2016 graduates.
Mentors Gary McCullom and Fred Foard request God to Bless the eyes of Young Leader Rivas.
The Stephen Parents request God to Bless the eyes of their 2016 Young Leader graduate.
 Mother Lovell requests God to Bless the words of her 2016 Young Leader graduate.  
Parents request God to Bless the shoulders of their 2016 graduates.
Parents request God to Bless the hands of their 2016 graduates.
The Blessing the Head ritual ends with a family embrace.
Reggie Matthews leaves the event with remarks.
W. Terry Calhoun gives ending comments along side Young Leader Roberson.
Young Leader Roberson closes the event with The Gold Fold's ritual benediction.
Two 2016 graduating members of The Golden Fold, Young Leader Stephen and Young Leader Alston, salute each other before going off to college. Both have been involved in The Fold for three years.
Two 2016 graduating members of The Golden Fold greet each other before going off to college. Both have been involved in The Fold for three years.



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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Gone Golfing !!!

A photo of members of the Chesapeake Branch of the Golden Fold golfing with Men of Omega Psi Phi and their guests at te Gamma Xi annual Golf Tournament..

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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Crossing The Bar 2016 - Crossing The Bar 2016 - Tuesday, June 7,2016


“Crossing The Bar  2016”  


Crossing The Bar  2016.
The ceremony will be held Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at the Holiday Inn

5655 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462 at 7:00 p.m.
Please R.S.V.P.  to Mr. Richard Green by Jun 012016 at
Monetary donations  welcome, write checks to  GXUF
(In lieu of The Golden Fold)
Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation
PO Box 64535
Virginia Beach, Virginia, 23467


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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

05 17 2016 Mentored by a Millionaire and Martial Arts (Virginia Beach Branch)

Our session began with a discussion called "Mo' Money, Mo' Problems" which began with business men Justice and Kenick El from Men of Distinction and ended with the Young Leaders being shocked to be "Mentored by a MILLIONAIRE" by a young "normal looking" millionaire who shared his strategies, habits, and the decisions he made which aided him to become a multi-millionaire.
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Bridge Builder 'Guro' Spunk from Warrior Village teaches choke escapes to the Young Leaders.
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The Golden Fold Mentor Movement serves 6th - 12th grade youth by providing seminar based Big-Brother-type activities in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Contact: thegoldenfold @ yahoo (dot) com or call 757-932-0177. The Golden Fold is a "Brothers and Others" Community Improvement activity of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi and the Gamma Xi Uplift Foundation.