We're Neighborhood Leadership Institute.

Together we share a common goal—to improve the quality of life for people in greater Cleveland's diverse communities through grassroots leadership development and engagement.
Jerome Baker leads the nonprofit Men of Central
Jerome Baker was acutely aware of the lack of adult role models in his native Central neighborhood. As a father of four, he understands how important dads are to helping kids navigate their way to adulthood. And in Central, with 80 percent of children living in poverty and in fe… Read More