Press Release / Media

Find below press releases, links to news articles about EmpowerMT and other general announcements from our organization.

True Colors Series 2019

Empower Montana and YWCA Missoula are returning in 2019 with the True Colors training, a series of workshops created in an effort to address the unique challenges faced by Black, Indigenous, and People of Color, as well as white allies taking action against racism. The True Colors two-track series invites community members to rethink race, […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – EMPOWER MONTANA ANNOUNCES YOUTH LEADERSHIP CAMPS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2018 Contact: Claire Michelson, Youth Programs Director Phone: 406-541-6891 Email: claire@empowermt.org EMPOWER MONTANA ANNOUNCES YOUTH LEADERSHIP CAMPS This summer, Empower Montana will continue its partnership with Missoula County Public Schools and surrounding communities to empower high school students and educators with leadership skills to create inclusive schools and communities. Empower […]

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Empower Montana Kicks off Rainbow Campaign with 9th Annual Diversity Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Empower Montana Kicks off Rainbow Campaign with 9th Annual Diversity Day   Press Contact: Heidi Wallace: Executive Director 406-274-0810 heidi@empowermt.org Missoula, MT- On April 12th 2010, Empower Montana’s youth leaders were instrumental in helping to extend protection against discrimination to LGBTQ community members under Missoula’s Non-Discrimation Ordinance. Since then, the second Saturday […]

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Press Advisory: Missoula’s Annual MLK Jr. Day Community Celebration & Read for Peace

When: Monday, January 15th, 2018 5:00 PM: Rally at Caras Park 5:40 PM: March across Higgins Street Bridge 6:00 PM: Community Celebration at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (202 Brooks St.) 8:00 PM: Community Dinner in lower level of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Contact: Jamar Galbreath 406-541-6891or jamar@empowermt.org Pre-event & event press availability: MLK Day Committee […]

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Giving Tuesday 2017 – Making an Impact #RightHereRightNow

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Statement on showing “The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson”

Earlier this fall Empower Montana was connected to publicity and outreach team for the film The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson by the Pride Foundation and was asked if we would be willing to take the lead in having the film shown in Missoula and other communities across Montana. At the time we […]

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