Empowered Youth of Columbus is an after school program founded to enrich the lives of at-risk students in Columbus, Georgia area through arts and education. Our mission is to provide quality academic and arts enrichment programming in a safe, caring environment to at-risk youth in our community. We strive to provide activities for our students through a network of public and private partnerships. Current partnerships include the Muscogee County School District, the Boys and Girls Club of Columbus, The Columbus Symphony Orchestra, and the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice .
Our program seeks to provide:
Academic enrichment and support in core subject readiness and success.
Social-cognitive skill development to reduce indicators for future criminal activity.
Educational activities for the entire family that will promote future achievement and success.