To empower and improve the quality of life for the families and communities we serve
Our non-profit started since 2020
Patricia Castaneda is our Executive Director
We offer targeted programs and workshops designed to build resilience among teens and young adults. These initiatives focus on emotional intelligence, adaptability, and the ability to overcome challenges.
Through partnerships with healthcare professionals and community organizations, we provide resources and educational programs to promote better health outcomes. This includes access to healthcare services, nutritional guidance, and mental health support.
Recognizing the impact of trauma on individuals and communities, we have specialized programs that equip participants with effective coping mechanisms. Our trauma-informed approach ensures a safe and supportive space for healing.
"To Be Empowered" stands as a beacon of hope, leveraging leadership, experience, and community partnerships to empower young Latino teens and families, fostering a future where they can thrive mentally, emotionally, and physically.
"Summer Program Overview:
"My experience participating in To Be Empowered has been amazing. I feel much better about myself, my life, and for the first time, I know that I can confront any challenge. Thank you, To Be Empowered, for teaching me the tools and being a great support."
"I will recommend this program. It has changed my life from darkness to light."
An exciting new program titled "13 Steps to a Great Dance Team." This program aims to not only promote physical fitness and artistic expression but also foster teamwork, discipline, and self-confidence among our students
The "13 Steps to a Great Dance Team" program will be designed to cater to students of all skill levels and backgrounds. It will consist of a 13-step curriculum that teaches students the fundamentals of dance, teamwork, and personal development. This program will offer an opportunity for students to explore various dance styles,from,Rumba, SwIng, Ballroom Dance.
Our dances at Empowerment Hall