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Causes: Civil Rights, Community & Neighborhood Development, Economic Development, Lesbian & Gay Rights, LGBTQ

Mission: To dispel the negative stereotypes of the LGBT community and realize a society that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all through service-oriented activities designed to foster non-confrontational dialogue with our non-LGBT neighbors.

Results: To date over 5,000 ESF volunteers have engaged roughly 18,000 non-LGBT individuals in events across 42 cities nationwide. These events include neighborhood revitalization, housing builds, canned food drives, and environmental cleanup.

Target demographics: Non-LGBT individuals in areas typically opposed to equal rights.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 18,000

Geographic areas served: National

Programs: 4 national service events (Jan., Apr., July, Oct.), local events, and educational events.

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General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I heard A. Latham Staples speak in New York City. What a powerful message! The approach of Empowering Spirits is amazing, the video shown was truly inspirational. I can't wait to attend the next event in NY.