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Empower Youth: Building Safer Communities

Are you ready to unlock your potential, make empowered choices, and navigate life's challenges with confidence? Introducing the Empower Youth Program, a dynamic initiative designed specifically for All Black youth aged 16 to 22 years old. Supported by the Building Safer Communities Grant Program, this program is your gateway to growth, resilience, and cultural celebration. 


What is Empower Youth? 


Empower Youth is more than just a series of workshops—it's a community-driven movement aimed at equipping you with the skills, knowledge, and support network you need to thrive. Led by Future Black Female (FBF), Empower Youth offers a comprehensive range of workshops, mentorship opportunities, and access to mental health resources tailored to your unique needs. 


Why Should You Join? 


  1. Enhanced Communication and Conflict Resolution: Ever wish you knew exactly what to say in tough situations? In our workshops, you'll learn all the secrets to effective communication and handling sticky situations! 

  2. Cultural Belonging and Heritage Celebration: Dive into the vibrant world of Black African and Caribbean culture! Celebrate your roots, your identity, and all the amazing traditions that make you who you are. Plus, you'll connect with awesome friends and mentors who get it. 

  3. Free Therapy and Mental Health Support: Yup, you read that right! We've got your back with free therapy provided by amazing Black therapists who totally get you. And at every workshop, there's a mental health professional ready to help you handle any big feelings that come up. 

Here’s the best part

The more workshops you attend, the more swag you'll get! Plus, if you complete all 12 workshops, you'll earn a certification of participation and the ultimate swag for the program. 


How to Get Involved 


Whether you're looking to learn, grow, or just connect with awesome people, we've got something for you! 


To sign up or learn more about what's coming up, reach out to our Project Coordinator. And if you're super excited and want to jump in right away, click here to access our online registration form! Simply click here to access the registration form and take the first step towards empowerment. 


Stay tuned for exciting opportunities to connect, learn, and thrive together. 


Empower yourself. Empower your community. Empower Youth. 


Together, we're building safer communities, one empowered youth at a time.  

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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