Bill Roddy

Biography

Bill Roddy is well known in Minneapols/St.Paul as the co-founder of Osiris Organization, a non-profit mentoring organization working with at-risk youth through life skills training , computer technology and entrepreneurial education.

Manhood From the Hood, his memoir, recalls the no-nonsense, masculine ideals Bill learned from his grandfather growing up on the west side of Chicago.

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Manhood From The Hood
By Bill Roddy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
As I continue to navigate life as a mature man, I wonder: With all my efforts, am I truly leaving a vital legacy for the next male generation? Should I, could I do more? Or is my influence running out of strength and time? I’m just one man. Then again, so was my grandfather. So are millions of men throughout our land—grandfathers, fathers, uncles, brothers.

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