The Picnics Are Coming and More…


For most of our students, school is out or at least it will be after today. While many of our friends look forward to an easy-paced summer, at Empower Youth it is quite the opposite. Here is an update on what we have coming: It’s Camp Time! Our first students will be going to camp … Continue reading The Picnics Are Coming and More…

What you missed…


May 14, 2018 This has been a very busy week. Due to the fast paced ever changing world of Empower Youth, most of the cool stuff that’s happening makes it to facebook but never gets on our webpage. So here are some highlights: This past weekend, Empower Youth held our annual Send a Kid To … Continue reading What you missed…

Gone Fishing…


The weather has finally cleared and we are in deep at the ranch with work groups tackling projects we had hoped to get a good start on in April. Just a year ago we received the property. Wow, how time flies. Sometimes it seems as if it has been forever since we called the ranch … Continue reading Gone Fishing…

Empower Youth Has Been Roaring Like A Lion!


March is supposed to be in like a lion and out like a lamb but for Empower Youth we have been roaring like a lion for the entire month! There has been no rest this month. But we can’t say we have done our work behind the scenes as this month we have been recognized … Continue reading Empower Youth Has Been Roaring Like A Lion!

Shoot the Moon at Hunger Walk 5K


Let’s Shoot the Moon! Goal: $10,000! We need 500 participants for the Freestore Foodbank Hunger Walk and 5K run. What happens when we have 500 folks register for the Empower Youth team at $20 a pop? We keep the money! What? Shut up! YES! I have had it confirmed about a hundred times (partly cause … Continue reading Shoot the Moon at Hunger Walk 5K

Raindrops can’t stop it!


Empower Youth now sends out 640 bags weekly to area schools. As this number has climbed we have had to go from a weekly shop to Ollie’s, Aldi’s, and Sam’s Club to monthly shipments and orders by the pallet! Throughout our work we have had the support of Master Provisions and Freestore Foodbank. Unfortunately, we … Continue reading Raindrops can’t stop it!