EmpowerU

A Life Enrichment Program for Single Mothers

FINDING YOUR VOICE

KNOWING YOUR VALUE

EMBRACING YOUR VESSEL

DISCOVERING YOUR VISION

DRIVING YOUR VEHICLE

 

OUR PURPOSE

The purpose of EmpowerU is to foster a community commitment to expecting, low-income single mothers in the community that helps shape their personal, emotional, and financial stability. We provide coaching, instruction, tools and resources that shift young families towards a brighter future by encouraging the on-going well-being of the child, personal well being of the mother, and the financial well-being of the household.

 

 

PROGRAM GOALS

  • Support new mothers in understanding and embracing their new role and new life

  • Share the skills and knowledge of successful and experienced mothers with new mothers

  • Provide support in locating and accessing organizational resources and resource people

  • Foster open communication and dialogue

  • Provide motivation, training, and tools for personal, financial, and maternal growth

  • Bring mothers together to establish a network and safe place.

 

HOW WE MEASURE SUCCESS

By the end of a six-week session, Mentee Moms must have completed at least three comprehensive “next steps” goals as a part of their individualized Personal Pathway crafted in partnership with their Mommy Mentor. To graduate, they must also:

  • Attend a minimum 7 of the 8 weekly online group/mentor sessions

  • Complete all required group and individual assignments

  • Maintain agreed upon communications with assigned Mommy Mentor during the course of the program.

GRADUATES RECEIVE A FULL BABY SHOWER GIFT SET

* Bottles * Bottle Warmer * Pacifiers * Blankets * Body Carrier * Onesies * Socks * Groom Set * Hygiene Kit * Wipes

* Up to 450 Diapers * Car Seat

Scroll down to our Wish List link to view items

Building Capacity, Shifting Trajectory

Eligibility Requirements for Moms

  • Must be 18 YEARS OR OLDER

  • Must be an AFRICAN-AMERICAN FIRST-TIME MOM.

  • Must RESIDE IN THE SOUTH, SOUTHWEST, OR EAST DALLAS AREA.

  • Must BE IN YOUR 1ST OR 2ND TRIMESTER

  • Must BE AVAILABLE FOR VIRTUAL GROUP AND ONE-ON-ONE SESSION FROM OCTOBER 17, 2020 TO DECEMBER 12, 2020 (no session Thanksgiving week).

  • Must COMPLETE APPLICATION AND INTERVIEW PROCESS for full consideration.

 

CLICK BELOW TO APPLY & SCHEDULE YOUR INTERVIEW.

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EXPERIENCED MOMS!

It's time to share what you've learned with the next generation.

Every participant is matched to a Mommy Mentor who helps them to actively expand their capacity for building a thriving, sustainable environment for their child.  

APPLICATION ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR 2021!

That could be you!  Apply today. 

HELP US CELEBRATE

NEW BEGINNINGS!

You can help make this a special time in the lives of our mothers!

Make a purchase from our "Wish List"

Moms who complete the program will receive a

"Baby Shower" Gift Set

of much needed essentials

in preparation for their new arrival.

CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO

CHECK OUT OUR WISH LIST!

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Join the Movement! 

Email: letsconnect@ilooklikeLOVE.org

Phone: 800-569-5897

EIN: 81-0807264

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