Emmy Award winning actor/singer Obba Babatunde supports Get Empowered!
Check out video below.
South African Legendary bass player Bakithi Kumalo says
Thank you for the shout out & support Bakithi Kumalo Check out this empowering, groovy video message from South African legendary bass player Bakithi Kumalo. He is a generous #Ambassador & #ArtMentor for #getempoweredall He wants YOU to get involved and Get Empowered too. You may recognize him from the Graceland album & many more hits!
Get Involved & support #GERAKWEEK2017
Get Empowered! is celebrating Random Acts of Kindness Week this year Feb 12-18, raising funds for our outreach programs for children. In 2016 our program reached 3000 kids and family audiences in diverse communities nationally.
Call to Action the: "Get EMPOWERED" Challenge!
Nothing inspires us more than kids! Help & Join us in our#communityoutreach campaign to #EMPOWER #kids & #communities. Post & Share #positive pics using the HASHTAG #GetEmpoweredAll Together, we can all spread images showcasing #positivepossibilities #hope #unity#inclusion #mindfulness #loveandlight#community ☮️💟
WE ARE ONE! A UNITY ARTS EVENT...
A night of Community-Building & Celebrating K-8th Grade Get Empowered! Kids.
When: December 15th, 2016
Where: Emeryville Senior Center ( 4321 Salem St. Emeryville, CA 94608)
Doors open 5:45pm
Students Showcase: 6-7:30pm
- World Music
- Afro-Brazilian Dance
- Empowerment Speeches & more!
Presented by: NOCCS and Get Empowered!
ANNOUNCING = K-12 + Corporate + Community Based Partnership Sites:
North Oakland Community Charter School, Oakland, CA (K- 8th graders - 24 classes per week)
YMCA of Greater NY + New American Initiative Sites / Centers NYC = Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn & Staten Island. (Adult & Family programs: Staff Development Training, Community Engagement Events, Family Workshops & hosted a Diversity / Inclusion “Communities in Unity” Conference on Ellis Island)
KIPP Prize Charter School, San Jose, CA (3-5th graders = Afterschool weekly classes)
ASCEND Charter School, Brooklyn, NY (K-4th graders = monthly school-wide assembly & empowerment programs)
CAMBA Inc = Flagstone Community & Homeless Shelter Site, Brownsville, Brooklyn, NY (6 - 8th graders = Afterschool weekly classes)
East Harlem Tutorial Program + East Harlem Scholars Academy + East Harlem Scholars Academy II = East Harlem, NY (2nd - 8th graders = 20 Afterschool weekly classes)
Children of Promise Community Center – serving children of incarcerated parents, Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn (K-5th graders = weekly classes)
Create Unity Through World Music
Breaking News! Tonite, Bakithi Kumalo joins the #GetEmpowered team of cultural & healing artists as a special guest to help us kick off #NewAmericansWelcomeWeek in Staten Island Wagner College - Creating Unity thru world music! In collaboration with Ymca NYC