Fresno City Council President Oliver Baines will attend the My Brother's Keeper Community Challenge meeting in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, Jan. 28. The meeting is hosted by the White House.
Baines while in the nation's capital also plans to meet with Congressman Jim Costa (D-Fresno).
My Brother's Keeper is an initiative started by President Barack Obama in 2014. It focuses on finding ways to ensure all youth have opportunities to improve their life outcomes and overcome barriers to success.
Baines is an initiative leader in Fresno.