No words left for a title…


THANKS For some reason, I don’t know where to start. I’ve been trying to write this article for two weeks. Ever since the last picnic in the park and before the start of school, I’ve just wanted to say “thanks”. But the words have failed me. All I have is what feels like a huge … Continue reading No words left for a title…

Tonight we saw…


Come with me to an Empower Youth picnic and see what we see… Tonight we saw new faces… they were enjoying the food, the music, and just being away from the house enjoying the neighbors.   Tonight, we saw a grandpa, giving his granddaughter some advice… we weren’t close enough to listen in but that … Continue reading Tonight we saw…

What a great first week of Summer Break!


Our first picnic was amazing. Great turnout. Awesome food cooked by the hot dog rolling team of Community Savings Bank in Bethel OH. Incredible concert by Noah Smith. We couldn’t have been more pleased with the turnout.  In fact, it was exactly what we had hoped for in the beginning. It was a true slice … Continue reading What a great first week of Summer Break!

Summer Picnics Are Here


Last year, Empower Youth broke out into Burke Park with one goal– connect our community in a way that no matter your background, paystub, or facebook status that we could all come together and have a great time enjoying our families, our neighbors, and meeting new friends along the way.  We had a fantastic success. … Continue reading Summer Picnics Are Here

3 v 3 Soccer Tournament– register now!


Click here to register for this tournament and support Empower Youth scholarships.   If you haven’t registered for camp– it’s not too late!  We are still accepting camp registrations. Please follow this link to get more information.  

Loving lavishly


One of the reasons that Empower Youth is able to supply a hot meal for 120 plus students and adults every Wednesday night is because of our partnership with Master Provisions. This group has been providing food for organizations around the globe for many years but in the last couple of years has also opened … Continue reading Loving lavishly