of the Free World(LFW) is an international experiential learning and
leadership development program aimed at social intervention for young
black men. The program focuses on using the LFW curriculum, mentorship,
and international experience to increase self-efficacy and improve
achievement outcomes in participants.LFW is a unique
social impact concept, which combines global engagement with social
intervention while creating access to a network of mentors.
The program provides international exposure to young men of color while
expanding each participant's leadership capacity. The LFW curriculum promotes consciousness and self-awareness while targeting social and psychological barriers to success. LFW’s
goal is to create a network of leaders whose development impacts their
own lives and their communities; grooming the next generation of
community leaders, entrepreneurs, and mentors.