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Developing the Whole Child

Our Success Is built on how many lives we change

Our Mission

Youth Empowered is dedicated to empowering, educating, and promoting growth and social awareness to youth and teens through enrichment programs.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to INVEST, MENTOR, TEACH, NOURISH, and BUILD underprivileged youth and teens in the Dallas County low income areas, by providing educational enrichment programs and social programs, so they can expand their learning opportunity that promote their intellectual, creative and healthy development.

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to serve our community by providing positive and safe after school programs, and a summer program that will provide a platform for educational, recreational, and positive social programs for youth and teens to learn and grow.

2018 Back to School Event


This is a FREE community event designed to build communities from the bottom up and provide resources to students and parents! The event includes services such as backpacks with school supplies. There will also be face painting, food and vendors.

Pre-registration guarantee services and supplies, Students under 17 MUST have a parent or guardian present in order to receive services and supplies. Backpacks will only be given to students.

After School

Homework assistance was provided to children.

After School

After School

STEAMcation

75 children participated in our 2016 STEAMcation Summer Camp

STEAMcation

STEAMcation

Nutritious Minds

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Nutritious Minds

Nutritious Minds

Santa's Workshop

In 2016, 50 children participated n our Santa's Workshop Christmas Holiday event.

Santa's Workshop

Santa's Workshop

A Turkey On Every Table

50 Families were provided with Turkeys and all the trimmings for Thanksgiving 2016

A Turkey On Every Table

A Turkey On Every Table

After the Sports

Mentored 21 youth on attitude and positive image in the sports world

After the Sports

After the Sports

DEVELOPING THE WHOLE CHILD


INVEST

Shaping and enhancing at-risk youth and teens who are currently tackling significant barriers to SUCCESS.

MENTOR

Encouraging, sharing, and demonstrating the principles of transitioning youth to adults, and enabling them to achieve theor dreams and become the youth who are BOLD, SMART and SUCCEDDFUL.

TEACH

Providing proven, successful programs built upon a balanced approach to the education and development of youth, and teaching leadership and giving them the tools to change their situation.

NOURISH

Providing healthy lifestyles, alleviating the impact of hunger, and promoting NO ONE HUNGRY in our communities.

BUILD

Inspiring youth to have the voice, ability and problem-solving capacity to speak-up, be decision makers, create vision, and CHANGE THE WORLD.

5 CORE PRINCIPLES


  • R

    Reteach and
    enrich

  • E

    Ensure every minute counts

  • A

    Achieve sucess only when students learn

  • C

    Comes together as a team

  • H

    Have high expectations

Our sucess is built on how many lives we change

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When you volunteer at Youth Empowered you provide new experiences and skills as you serve as a role model to kids. You can make a difference in the lives of youth and give back to your community.

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