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 […]Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2017 Contact: Jesse Jaeger Phone: 406-541-6891 Email: email@example.com REGISTRATION OPEN FOR EMPOWER MONTANA ADVANCED LEADERSHIP TRAINING ON FLATHEAD RESERVATION This fall, Empower Montana (formerly NCBI Missoula) will be hosting Advanced Leadership Trainings on the Flathead Reservation. The training will be held October 13th &14th from 9am to 4pm (each […]Read More
Please register here for the Advanced Leadership Training being held October 13th and 14th from 9am to 4pm each at the Missiona Valley United Methodist Church (70715 Hwy 93 approx.mile marker 39.5). Fill out my LGL form!Read More
Please Register here for the Missoula Advanced Leadership Training which will be held September 8th & 9th from 9am to 4pm each day at the Missoula Federal Credit Union’s Training Center (3600 Brooks St., Missoula, MT). Fill out my LGL form!Read More
EmpowerMT is excited to announce that we will be holding an Advanced Leadership Training on October 13th and 14th from 9am to 4pm each at the Mission Valley United Methodist Church (70715 Hwy 93 approx.mile marker 39.5). The Advanced Leadership Training is an intensive workshop that teaches participants skills necessary for providing influential leadership in […]Read More
Hello EmpowerMT Friends and Family, We just wanted to give you a heads up that over the next several days our email will be a little out of whack. We need to make some changes to our google email and other services so that we can utilize googles free services for nonprofits. On this post […]Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Local youth featured in national social justice campaign as 10th Annual EmpowerMT High School Leadership Camp gets underway. Date: 7/24/2017 Press Contact: Jesse Jaeger – EmpowerMT Operations Director Mobile Phone: 406-207-3372 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Missoula, MT – EmpowerMT is gathering for its 10th annual High School Leadership Camp on July 28th in […]Read More
You’ve likely heard that a campaign has begun to put an initiative on the ballot that targets transgender Montanans. This initiative would force people to use the bathroom that aligns with the gender on their original birth certificate. This discriminatory effort to attack the safety and dignity of Montana’s transgender community is repulsive and degrades […]Read More
This summer EmpowerMT will continue to partner with Missoula County Public Schools and other surrounding school districts to empower a group of students, staff, and community members to be change makers in their schools and communities. EmpowerMT is a leadership development organization focused on ending mistreatment, correcting systemic inequalities and strengthening communities across Montana through […]Read More
December 1, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
EPIC stands for the group's values: Empowering People, Inspiring Change. EPIC is a youth leadership club offered after school for middle school-age youth. EPIC has been empowering young leaders in the Missoula community since 2003! The EPIC program seeks to break isolation and build allies across group lines, understand the causes of oppression, strengthen the connection to school through mentorships, and increase skills & confidence in diffusing conflict.
December 2, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Youth Forward is a way for LGBTQ+, Two Spirit, & gender diverse youth to connect with peers, discuss issues relevant to their lives, explore identity, and learn more about the ever-expanding LGBTQ+, Two Spirit, & gender diverse community and how other identities intersect.
Be You Crew was formed after recognizing the need for a space where elementary and middle school-aged youth can explore gender identity and sexual orientation and develop allyship skills.
December 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
EmpowerMT recognizes that being a student of color in a predominantly white school is a very isolating experience and therefore wants to give BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) youth an opportunity to connect with each other. This group will center around giving students of color an opportunity to feel supported in their racial identity, learn a more racially diverse and inclusive history, and take action against mistreatment and discrimination.