We are transforming the lives of Young Male Scholars of color from diverse socio-economic backgrounds through engaging Leadership education, training, mentoring, and coaching.
From The Fire

Due to COVID-19From The Fire Leadership Academy’s (FTF) 2022 Programs will be conducted 100% virtually.  We will be back in-person in 2023.

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2022 THEME

"Keeping the focus on our Young Male Scholars as some try to diminish them and their accomplishments."

Though From The Fire is a young black male-centric organization we seek NOT to exclude anyone from the education we offer. We promote inclusion as well as value diversity in, sexual orientation, self-identification, ethnicity, and disability. Our curriculum includes education, events, training, and providing resources to help advance these young men personally and professionally. We are intent on creating a collaborative and supportive environment where diversity is celebrated, and individuals are empowered.


We will respect everyone’s rights, feelings, and opinions.


We will recruit Scholars and execute our programs with excellence as our benchmark.


We will always be ethical and true in our dealings.

Diversity & Inclusion

FTF is male centric, but accepts anyone based on their chosen identity.

Scholar Focus

All that we do will be geared towards our Scholars’ improvement.


From The Fire will engage others to improve, fund and administer its Programs.

From The Fire

“There is, in this world, no such force like a man determined to rise.”

~ W.E.B. DuBois


MISSION:To be a facilitator of growth toward success for all who enroll in FTF programs especially Young Male Scholars of Color from diverse socio-economic backgrounds and to always be here for them.