EY Ranch Ribbon Cutting in the books!


It was a fantastic Friday afternoon full of joy and happy tears as Empower Youth and Community Savings Bank came together to cut the ribbon officially on the Empower Youth Ranch. The crowd of dignitaries, volunteers, friends and curiosity seekers was amazing and we are grateful for everyone in attendance. This day was a culmination … Continue reading EY Ranch Ribbon Cutting in the books!

American Modern


American Modern has been deep in the muck “literally” of our property almost since the day we received it. Since receiving our property, many hard working people from this great company have been “standing by our side” which makes sense–since that’s the company’s motto. American Modern has long had a commitment to community and we … Continue reading American Modern

Connect Christian Church


In the Fall of 2016, Connect Christian Church came alongside Empower Youth to help support our weekend backpacks in Amelia Elementary School. At this point we were serving 25 students a month and Connect answered our call for help with this brand new school. Connect began supporting 15 of our students at Amelia on a … Continue reading Connect Christian Church

The Crossing


In the Fall of 2015, the Elders and Leadership team of The Crossing Church began monthly support for our weekend backpack program. The commitment and encouragement from that support came just in time as up to that point we had only one individual and our Executive Directors pouring into Empower Youth financially on a monthly … Continue reading The Crossing

Words are powerful. Use your influence.


Words are powerful. Your words are powerful. This week, Empower Youth has experienced the power of words. The power of words this week– the influence of others– gave us a mower to replace our personal mower that we brought to the farm on a work day (that was destroyed on said work day, it happens). … Continue reading Words are powerful. Use your influence.