Grade 9

AmeerAmeer is 15 years old and lives in Dorchester. He is currently in the 9th grade and is homeschooled. He is a member of the Nation of Islam where he leads the youth groups held at his local mosque in Grove Hall. He just finished a basketball program called No Books No Ball that focused on academic excellence and team building. Ameer is inspired by G Herbo because of how he talks about the struggles that occur in the black community and he inspired his friends to self-employment in a positive way.