About The Empowerment Network

The Empowerment Network has emerged over the past seven years as a catalyst for bringing together individuals and organizations to accomplish visionary and strategic objectives.

Network Overview

MISSION/VISION:

Omaha will be a GREAT city, in every zip code, by closing long-standing gaps in education, employment and entrepreneurship, housing, and quality of life, which have been traditionally based on race and geographic segregation.

EMPOWERMENT COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS: DO YOUR PART!


    We Believe In:

    Personal Responsibility (Individual Covenant)
    Leadership Accountability (Leadership Covenant)
    Comprehensive Collaboration (7 Step Empowerment Plan)

We address poverty, economic and educational gaps, and quality of life disparities by
Building Wealth & Income, Creating Strong Families, Preparing Successful Children, and Rebuilding Thriving Neighborhoods. Specific strategies using our experiences from the past seven years are incorporated into the 7 Step Empowerment Plan. It is a holistic and comprehensive community building approach.

Our Staff

The Empowerment Network Team

Leadership Strategies

7 STEP EMPOWERMENT PLAN


1

Employment & Entrepreneurship

Sustainable, Living Wage Work – Everyone that wants a job, career and/or run a successful business.

2

Education and Youth Development

Graduation with Marketable Skill and Prepared for Post Secondary

3

Sustainable Neighborhoods

North Omaha Village Zone Revitalization – Living in a Healthy Home and Neighborhood

4

Faith, Hope, and Community Engagement

Exposed to Message and Examples of Hope through active Community Engagement

5

Violence Intervention and Prevention

Living in a Safe and Secure Community

6

Health and Healthy Families

Living in a Strong and Healthy Family

7

Arts, Culture, History, and Media/Communications

Easy Access to Culture, Arts, Media and Technology