The Last Message Bag Of Hope


We just wanted to fill in the gaps. Honest. We didn’t seek to become a huge operation. We had one goal. Sneak in the gaps between churches and schools and government organizations and change lives. If it meant putting together a food bag—OK. If we could teach a leadership class—that’s cool. If it means securing … Continue reading The Last Message Bag Of Hope

We found gold!


Well I guess you all have heard by now that we received this sweet little piece of property from Community Savings Bank. It’s beautiful. There are four building and a home on the land. The property goes on back about 15 acres to a gorgeous tree line and an awesome creek. Who would’ve thought that … Continue reading We found gold!

Game-Changer!


I don’t think I will ever forget the morning we sat across from John Essen, President of Community Savings Bank. To be honest, I thought he was going to be telling us about a great new bank product for non-profits. He talked about a piece of property and asked if we were interested in it. … Continue reading Game-Changer!

Year End Giving Benefits All of Us!


Donate NOW! We need you! The end of the year… How did your year go? Empower Youth found ourselves in the middle of a whirlwind of activity that could not have happened without your help. Some of the thing we were able to accomplish through donations of time and finances are: We brought a community … Continue reading Year End Giving Benefits All of Us!

It was so good to see you!


A note from our Executive Director, Lori Conley: Back in the 70s, I lived in Western KY and one of my morning TV shows was The Peggy Mitchell Show out of Evansville IN. I really loved that show. She would use puppets and music to connect with her audience. It was a simple kid show … Continue reading It was so good to see you!

What’s with those shirts?


We are so pumped to have had our t-shirts sponsored by Community Savings Bank of Bethel. Because of their donation, we are able to sell the shirts and commit the entire profit to help send kids to camp AND we get to promote the goals of Empower Youth in the process! Empower Youth seeks to: … Continue reading What’s with those shirts?