NFFI–The Jamaican Chapter

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Meet the Founder of New Future Foundation, Inc. (NFFI)

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UN Ambassador of Goodwill

Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely
(UN Ambassador)

Founder/Executive President

New Future Foundation, Inc.

Biography of Dr. Delois Blakely (Queen Mother)

A woman of compassion and caring, Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely champions the aspirations of women, children and youth. She criticizes mankind for the economic injustice that has degraded billions of lives worldwide and champions’ education, basic business training, microcredit, entrepreneurship, and “heart” as potential solutions.

A Community Fellow {1981-82} at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology {MIT}, an Education Policy Fellow {1982-83} of the International Education Leadership {IEL}, a Fulbright Scholar in Tanzania and Nigeria {1984-85}, Queen Mother Dr. Blakely received two Master of Education Degrees, from Harvard University {1982} and Teachers College, Columbia University {1983} and a Doctorate of Education Degree from Teachers College {1990}. She graduated from the Franciscan Handmaids of Mary College in 1965 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Religious Studies. She has published scholarly and popular books and articles on self-reliance, education, recreation and culture.

In 1995, Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely became Community Mayor of Harlem, the first woman to hold this office. Queen Mother Dr. Blakely was appointed “The Community Mayor of Harlem” by the Chief of Community Mayors. She was sworn in by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. Her duties as the Community Mayor of Harlem is to deal with the needs of youth and children as well as the special needs for children who are homeless, handicapped, and are in foster care.

From 2001 to 2008, Queen Mother Dr. Blakely has traveled extensively around the world attending United Nations Conferences dealing with women and children issues as well as human tragedies as it relates to the African Nationals living in the United States. Queen Mother Dr. Blakely lead the Delegation from the United States in returning the African Nationals to their homeland for proper burial which were all high profile cases – Amadou Bailo Diallo, Guinea West Africa, 41 gun shots by New York City Police Department {1999}; Ousmane Zango, Burkina Faso, West Africa, hardworking young man killed in warehouse by New York City Police Department {2003}; Soumare and Mougassa Family, Mali, West Africa, 9 children and 1 mother died in tragedy fire in the Bronx {2007}.

As an Ambassador of Goodwill for many African Countries, Queen Mother Dr. Blakely is constantly attending many augurations in Africa; being called to various countries regarding celebrations and tragedies. She has traveled extensively over the last 30-years, Queen Mother Dr. Blakely has met many Head of States and Governments and its people that are members of the AU – African Union, such Nigeria, Senegal, Namibia Liberia, Gambia, South Africa, Zambia, Ghana, and a host of many other African Countries.

Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely was mentored by notables, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Former President of Tanzania and Dr. Angie Elizabeth Brooks, First Woman President of the General Assembly at the United Nations. Queen Mother Dr. Blakely enjoys a life-long student and practitioner of the visual arts, music, dance, modeling, law, business, and social work. Queen Mother Dr. Blakely serves the World as a Humanitarian Trailblazer protecting Human Rights for the poor and the powerless and enjoys traveling the world and working to eliminate poverty

Our Shelter, Security, & Training Project

We are honored and delighted to introduce our United Nations Non Governmental Organization and Non Profit “New Future Foundation, Inc. – The Jamaican Chapter Ltd”. Our said organization is the Jamaican branch of The New Future Foundation, Inc. (NPPFI) and it has been registered with the Government of Jamaica.

For we have a unique opportunity to identify and help Jamaicans with some of the greatest needs. Most nations, including Jamaica, have quite a bit of work to do in order to overcome violence against women and children. At the moment, our focus is to reaffirm some of the necessary steps required to end human rights violations.The New Future Foundation International was founded in 1969 by Dr. Delois Blakely (Queen Mother), as an non-profit, non-political, non-provocative Non-Governmental Organization (NGO). NPPFI is an affiliate of the United Nations Department of Public Information.

The Jamaican Chapter was formed with the specific mission of providing long-term as well as transitional care for battered women and their children. The said mission will establish a transitional home for women of domestic violence, orphans and homeless children and as well as provide job training and work placement for adults 35 years old and younger.

Employment will increase economic stability for individuals. Stability, including education, safety, protection, and health services are important cornerstones for people, especially victims of domestic abuse.

We look forward to working with The Jamaican Government, various other Ministries and businesses to assist in the areas of improving the economic conditions and the prevention of Domestic Violence of Women and Children. We look forward to performing our duties as a United Nations (UN) NGO in Jamaica, West Indies. PROJECT DETAILS

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Our Mission

The Jamaican Chapter was formed with the specific mission of providing long-term as well as transitional care for battered women and their children. The said mission will establish a transitional home for women of domestic violence, orphans and homeless children and as well as provide job training and work placement.