THE “DON’T MAKE ME CRY PROJECT” (Series #1 Pink Shirt Day)

Our vision is to generate a world where every person feels valued, self-assured, empowered, and never faced with isolation, negativity, fear or dis-empowerment.   Empowered Me Inc will be known globally for our unshakable commitment to focus on cognitive and social competencies so every individual can have a fulfilled life journey. This event is the beginning of many more conversations to come during the year. We are encouraging as many youths as possible to join in the discussions. Share your story to make a difference. We will have experts participate in the conversations as well. Registration: DON’T MAKE ME CRY…

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Pearls of Wisdom

Pearls of Wisdom  JFS Edmonton provides Counselling, Home Support Services, and Newcomers to Canada Support to the local community. The National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, in the spirit of Judaism, is dedicated to furthering human welfare in the Jewish and general communities. A great event open to everyone with no restrictions.

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Building Self-Confidence Among Syrian Teens

A group of teenagers walked into the Edmonton Public Library and greeted each other with a lot of excitement. It was an excitable group. There was a lot of chatter, laughter and still a little shyness. This wasn’t an ordinary group of teenagers, however, this was a group of children that arrived from Syria as refugees just a few months ago. They were speaking Arabic to one another, with some of the girls wearing hijab and greeted one another in customary fashion.   This was the second time they were meeting to work with Empowered Me, as part of…

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We’re Hiring!

Empowered Me is locally owned and has been providing world class self-empowering workshops for over five years. Empowered Me and its workshop leader’s positive impact on its participants have been recognized through various prestigious awards. We pride ourselves on hosting life changing workshops that empower participants to be the best version of themselves. If you are looking for a long term future with a small, growing company then come join our winning team! ABOUT THE JOB Empowered Me is currently searching for a Part-time Administration/Business Development Assistant who is a team player with strong customer service, a passion for helping others, an inclination to promotion and strong organizational…

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Raising Confident Young Men in a Man’s World

Raising confident young men not as easy at it may seem  It might be a man’s world but boys sometimes need a little help in becoming strong, independent and self-confident, just as much as girls. Low self-esteem simply doesn’t discriminate based on gender. Boys are often not encouraged to discuss their feelings, as much as little girls, and may find it difficult to express how they feel about themselves or the situations affecting them.   Little boys are often praised for their physical attributes, instead of traits that really matter — intelligence, compassion and goodwill, for example. They are often not…

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Prince Charles Leadership Workshop

It was a rainy day but you would never have been able to tell by the smiling faces and bright-eyes on the children who walked into the Prince Charles School gymnasium earlier this month. These 9- and 10-year-olds were there to participate in the Empowered Me Leadership Program which helps facilitate self-discovery and allow them to evolve into leaders at their school. The program does this by building the students’ own self-confidence and self-esteem. Harriet Tinka began the session by setting a few ground rules and received everyone’s commitment to be part of the program. The students understood that they…

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