What We Do
Growing your family,
changing their world.
We support, enrich, and empower Adoptive, Foster, and Single parent Families and households who are underserved, marginalized, or in need.
Apply for a DOF Scholarship
Have you become an Adoptive Parent in hopes of prevention and/or re-unification? Then apply today for a DOF Scholarship!
Join the DOF Community
The DOF Community is a network of hundreds of people dedicated to changing lives, families, and furthering the mission of The Dotun Ogunyemi MD Foundation Inc.
Meet the Founder
Dotun Ogunyemi, MD
Dotun Ogunyemi, MD is a physician with expertise and leadership roles in medical education, patient safety and quality improvement, and diversity, inclusion, equity, and anti-racist education.
He obtained his MD degree from the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria; completed a residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology (OBGYN) at King Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, and a Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship (MFM) at David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA. To facilitate the reduction of health disparities and improve healthcare workforce diversity, he is focused on developing pipeline programs for underrepresented and disadvantaged students to matriculate into healthcare professions and innovative workshops to create equitable fair work & learning environment, to improve resilience and wellbeing.
He is committed to supporting families to facilitate that all children are nurtured and enriched to develop to their full potential. He is also dedicated to community engagement, inclusion and equity. He is a certified emotional intelligence coach and has published on the topic. He is a Christian and is involved in his local church.