Patching The Pavement… getting youth on down the road!


To Clermont County and beyond… The vision of Empower Youth has always been to fill in the gaps between parents, schools, and churches. Our hearts focus on sometimes those very small but significant cracks in the formation of a child’s emotional, physical, and social needs and patch or fill. Sometimes, it’s for a day. Other … Continue reading Patching The Pavement… getting youth on down the road!

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.  

I’ve Been Diagnosed… finally


My own case of ADHD—Advocate for the Dreamers, Harbor for the Downcast…. For the last few months, my husband and I along with our board members and many of our volunteers have been seeing that we are outgrowing the beautiful storage and packing space that a local church (Faith Chapel in Bethel) has so willingly … Continue reading I’ve Been Diagnosed… finally

Vocabulary Lesson


Food insecurity—the condition assessed in the food security survey and represented in USDA food security reports—is a household-level economic and social condition of limited or uncertain access to adequate food.—USDA Economic Research Service The USDA definition of “food insecurity” is clinical and sterile—which by nature is what we are going for with a definition. We … Continue reading Vocabulary Lesson