About Son of a Dream
What We Do?
Son of a Dream Services & Multimedia Resources is a multifaceted agency committed to supporting the healthy development & success of Black men, youth and families. The following goals and objectives helps us to achieve our mission:
Goal 1: To support the mental health and well-being of men and boys.
Objective 1: Offer mental health services to men and boys living in urban and suburban communities.
Goal 2: To increase access to culturally youth development programming.
Objective 2: Partner with schools, agencies, and programs to offer culturally relevant youth and family workshops.
Goal 3: To increase the knowledge-based of human services practitioners (social workers, psychologists, etc.) serving Black men, boys, and families.
Objective 3: Provide trainings and resources that center strength-based approaches to serving Black men, boys, and families.
Our Dream: Healthy men, youth, and families thriving in their communities.
About the Founder
Robert Marvin "Bobby" Holmes, LCSW-C (License # 24927)
A dynamic and well-rounded professional, Bobby Marvin Holmes is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Maryland with a dual background in human services and multimedia. With a decade of combined experience, he has worked in the behavioral health sector, the public child welfare system, the public school system, and with community-based programs.
As founder of Son of a Dream, Holmes leads a multifaceted agency offering culturally responsive services and resources with a unique focus on Black men, boys, and families. Holmes is also a member of the leadership council for the Baltimore Legacy-Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW), where he help supports Maryland Black social workers in strengthening their capacity to serve Black communities.
A staunch community advocate, Holmes participated in various grassroots initiatives and policy actions aimed at empowering youth, families, and communities. A proud husband and father, he lives in Baltimore, Maryland with his wife and children.