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Our Approach

Develop Future Leaders Organization (DFLO)

(Application for 5013 status: in process)

Established: Cleveland, Ohio

Year: January 2017

Founder:  Carl Fortson Jr.

Meet the Team

Raising public awareness and support for the needs and views of Cleveland's inner-city youth, with particular emphasis on young men and woman from under-served communities, through working in partnership with local and national, statutory and voluntary organizations

Providing opportunities to explore and actively promoting diversity and multiculturalism.

Contributing to local and national policy development that is designed to promote and secure social, political and economic inclusion.

Carl E. Fortson, Jr.

Founder & CEO

Jacqueline Robinson

Director of Operations

Working together...

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