On November 1, IMPOWER was pleased to be honored at the 2017 AFP Central Florida Chapter National Philanthropy Day celebration. President/CEO Anna Baznik and Board Vice Chair Onchantho Am were called to the stage to accept IMPOWER’s recognition as a “Nemours Children’s Health System Social Entrepreneur & Innovation Award” honoree. The award confirms what we.. read more →

July 27, 2017 – Message from Anna Baznik, President/CEO: IMPOWER has been the pioneer in the State of Florida in the implementation of Behavioral Health Telehealth services) delivering well over 450 telehealth services per month.  We have now conducted more than 50,000 telehealth services! As part of our new Strategic Plan entitled, “Virtual Success,” we.. read more →

May 23, 2017 – We were thrilled when Lisa Jacobsen, Program Manager stopped by today to present a check for $60,000 to support our Village Program. The 2017 Orlando Sentinel Family Fund, A McCormick Foundation fund grant award will help to cover per diem housing expenses for homeless and former foster youth as they work to achieve independence and transition successfully to.. read more →

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Marcie Dearth (407) 637-0374 mdearth@impowerfl.org  Dependency Case Management Services in Brevard to Experience Changes Rockledge, Florida – April 6, 2017 – IMPOWER, a leading mental health & child well-being organization currently contracted as the sole provider for Dependency Case Management Agency (CMA) services in Brevard County, will end services effective June 30,.. read more →

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2017                                      CONTACT:  Marcie Dearth                                                                         PHONE:  407.637.0374                                                                         EMAIL:  mdearth@impowerfl.org   IMPOWER, INC. AWARDED THREE-YEAR GRANT FROM FLORIDA BLUE FOUNDATION TO LAUNCH HEALTH INITIATIVE IN OSCEOLA COUNTY ORLANDO, Fla – IMPOWER, Inc., a nonprofit, Orlando-based mental health and child well-being organization, has been awarded a three-year grant totaling $221,528.. read more →

Twelve hours. Twelve WODs. And all for charity. CrossFit Lake Mary in Lake Mary, Florida, has been hosting its 12 WODs of Christmas event since opening six years ago. Jennifer Sheppard, the general manager and co-owner of the Box, said it started with a desire to help children during the season of giving. This year,.. read more →

Rockledge, FL – July 26, 2016 – IMPOWER has received a $5,000 grant from the Balda Family Foundation which will directly impact the lives of high school youth involved in Brevard County’s child welfare system. IMPOWER’s Tutoring and Academic Enrichment Program (TAEP) administered through the organization’s Case Management Services, will specifically provide foster youth attending high.. read more →

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marcie Dearth (407) 215-0095 x211 mdearth@impowerfl.org  IMPOWER Receives Grant from Heart of Florida United Way to Expand Services for Homeless Youth at The Village ORLANDO, Fla. (July 25, 2016) – IMPOWER is excited to announce the expansion of services at The Village, our Transitional Housing Program to include post-discharge case management.. read more →

For immediate release: April 14, 2016 Contact: Leah Jones leah.jones@olson.com 1-312-577-1776   higi and IMPOWER Announce Partnership to Advance the Power of Behavioral Telehealth with Biometric and Lifestyle Data Industry-changing opportunity will improve patient engagement and physician insights with the addition of real-time health stats  CHICAGO, April 13, 2016 – IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients.. read more →

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 25, 2016 CONTACTS: Rachel Calderon 407-872-3050 x111 rcalderon@cffound.org 100 Women Strong awards grants to area nonprofits ORLANDO, Fla. — JANUARY 25, 2016 — 100 Women Strong, a giving circle at Central Florida Foundation today announces its 2016 grant awards. The Education+ Pilot Program at Foundation for Foster Children and the support.. read more →