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M-PowerHouse of Greater Pittsburgh/Energy Innovation Center 1435 Bedford Avenue, Suite # 140 Pittsburgh PA 15219 USA
M-PowerHouse, is a community based nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting underserved youth to career and educational, opportunities, specifically in health and S.T.E.A.M. related fields.
Under served and Underrepresented Youth grades K through 12 overcome barriers that prevent youth from getting into and staying in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts , Mathematics and Healthcare Careers
Direct beneficiaries per year:
two hundred youth
Geographic areas served:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Durham, North Carolina
Youth Assemblies and being a S.T.E.A.M. conduit. M-PowerHouse two tiers, Cradle 2 Careers K-5 and Bridge 2 the Future 6-12. Youth set sights on careers and life skills at an early age. M-PowerHouse is a partner of the University of Pittsburgh, Swanson School of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon and Community College of Allegheny County.
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M-POWERHOUSE, Inc. was conceived by a cadre of professional's to address the educational, economic and socio-health factors that impact youth violence. M-POWERHOUSE uses a non-traditional approach at thwarting youth violence through education and the Center for Disease Control Youth Risk Survey assessment concept. M-POWERHOUSE is current seeking to acquire a home adjacenet to the future M-POWERHOUSE Enrichment Center which will have twenty-four hour presence in the community and act as a clearinghouse and create model programs through community buy in and research and methodology practices.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I am co-founder of M-POWERHOUSE, Inc. . M-POWERHOUSE, Inc. The data collected from Youth Symposiums and The partnership with AHEC Area Health Education and Careers 10 Annual Future Leaders in Healthcare Conference was on Youth Violence.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I and Chair and staff a responsible for organization. I would like to discuss partnerships and models that can be implemeted across various organizations to thwart youth violence and issues that effect young people.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
I would like others to go to www.m-powerhouse.org . My opinion maybe bias because of the love and time our young people,Chairman and board members have put into M-POWERHOUSE, inc.
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Thwart Youth Violence across the country with it's model and conceptual plan to open the M-POWERHOUSE Enrichment Center in major cities to create a series of train the trainer programs which will challenge young peoples critical thinking process.
Ways to make it better...
If M-POWERHOUSE, Inc. could have had the event televised. Information on M-POWERHOUSE can be viewed on www.brandnewz.com just type in M-POWERHOUSE & view programs that actor& musician Christopher "Play" Martin formerly of Kid "N" Play is CEO of brandnewz.
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
Acquiring the home and future M-POWERHOUSE Enrichment Center. This will be a twenty-four hour presence in the community center.
One thing I'd also say is that...
Youth Violence is not just a social and economic issue. It is a mental health issue. I believe that youth must understand that it is not where you are at, but where are you going. A myriad of youth are in a microcosm and they need love and guidance.
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