About John

A serial entrepreneur, Mr. John DeBellotte founded his first company, Golden Lotus Kung-fu Academy in 1998. In his nearly 25 years of business ownership experience, Mr. DeBellotte has worked with companies such as Amazon Fulfillment, DoubleTree Hotels by Hilton, USAF Auxiliary Civil Air Patrol, St. Joesph’s CHI hospital, and more.


Mr. DeBellotte has expanded his companies into China, Grenada, and Kenya. His current flagship company, Diaspora Freedom Initiative is a strategic business consultancy specializing in BIPOC owned businesses.


As Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) for Diaspora Freedom Initiative, LLC. Mr. DeBellotte spearheads a mission to empower BIPOC owned businesses by providing comprehensive support in the areas of Project Management, Funding Strategies, Marketing, Web Development, and Corporate Compliance.

Education and Certifications

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Criminal Justice

Studied criminal justice as pre-law at Reading Area Community College and Graduate of the Senator J. Piccola Police Academy under PA ACT 235

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Pennsylvania State Police Certified Agent


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John's Specializations

"Building, structuring, & maintaining companies in communities of color requires expertise
spanning continents, industries and practices"

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Business Trusts

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Grant Proposals

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Business Formations

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Project Management

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Business Plans

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African Expansion

Businesses John has
Helped Grow

We were more than pleased with the services of Diaspora Freedom Initiative. They incorporated our Nonprofit, got us our Corporate Kit with Corporate Seal, wrote our Bylaws & corporate documents, prepared our 501c3 petition to the Federal Government, & Created a detailed Strategic Plan for the Corporation including financial projections.

Then then gave us expert Project Management Services to help us with our first Charity Project including Assistance with Fundraising!

All in all we could not be happier & our expectations were thoroughly exceeded!


John's Philosophy

The stronger your foundation the better your chances of success in business. My mission is to offer services that refine the planning & structures of our clients business to support in that success. 

Every piece of planning or lack thereof will result in business financing moving in one direction or the other! We believe that the better your planning the better your ability to ensure positive business results!