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Detroit Omega Foundation Incorporated

  • Detroit, MI
  • www.dofi.org

Mission Statement

To have a srong, positive and uplifting impact on Detroit area youth and families by providing them with programs and services that educate, mentor, support and broaden their horizons.

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ruling year

2012

Principal Officer

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Mr. Colone Pearson

Keywords

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scholarships, youth employment training, talent hunt, holiday food baskets, mentoring

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Also Known As

DOFI

EIN

38-2474892

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

1. College scholarships 2. Summer youth employment 3. Mentoring middle school boys 4. Youth in government training 5. Holiday food baskets to needy families 6. Youth athletics 7. Safe Night events 8. Talent hunt programs for high school students.

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Operations

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Detroit Omega Foundation Incorporated

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Colone Pearson

BIO

Colone Pearson is a retired attorney with over 30 years professional experience in federal government service, a Fortune 500 company, and the private practice of law. Prior to assuming the executive director postion, he was a member of the board of directors for sseven years, the last three of which he served as chairman. He earned his law degree at The National Law Center, The George Washington University, and his undergraduate degree in sociology at Delaware State University. He lectures on many aspects of nonprofit, tax-exempt corporations, from starting to maintaining them.

Governance

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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