Excel Empowerment Zone aims to empower children and families through organized programs. Excel Empowerment Zone provides cultural, recreational, arts activities, literacy initiatives, nutritional means and programs, health, mental health, socio-emotional programs, community partners referral sources, safety awareness.
Our families are offered organized family activities/awareness programs; substance abuse awareness information and workshops; gun safety interdiction, reduction and enforcement; free tax preparation, financial literacy workshops, credit repair, first time home-buyer programs and other workshops centered and focused on building “Safer and Healthier communities”.
Serve as a catalyst to convene, leverage, network, empowering generations to engage, explore the unlimited possibilities of life successes.
To collaborate with community stakeholders to develop an effective action plan, bringing resources, influence policy, economic stability/resources and utilize resources to nurture, educate, heal, and empower communities, for generations. Improving communities through partnerships with community stakeholders for the betterment of children and families investing in their future and sustaining these positive changes.
Children and families engage in the domains of learning and development both individually and in inter-generational communities of caregivers, organizations, public institutions, youth/peers, schools, learning together in an enriching community environment.
Implement a model that that has community impact for positive changes, creating solutions using evidence based and environmental strategies that involves community input from residents, youth, parents and or guardians, faith- based initiatives, health/mental health entities, law enforcement, federal, state and local government entities, media, businesses, schools (public, charter, private, colleges and universities), youth organizations and media outlets, in creating a common agenda that will be sustained generation after generation.
Expose and engage children, youth and families in real life experiences, tactile learning opportunities, exposure to the arts, cultural awareness of South Florida diverse communities, and curiosities sparking interests in various subject matters. We present history and current events to encourage, incorporating technology to our residents that will benefit the most as we build “Safer & Healthier & Economic Communities”.