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  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 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 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 →

PRESS RELEASE   Contacts: Marcie Dearth                       Allison Coble, Senior Director of Programs VP, Development                 Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (407) 215-0095 x211           (202) 544-8500 IMPOWER’s Adoption Team To Be Recognized as an Angel in Adoption™ at National Event in Washington, D.C.             Melbourne, FL – September 30, 2015 – The Congressional Coalition on.. read more →

July 8, 2015 – The Central Florida Slug Club, a Harry Potter fan club, just used their magical powers for good to collect and donate over 3,250 books to benefit clients served by IMPOWER.  Their 2015 Accio Book Drive took place April 1st through May 30th with drop off locations at multiple Central Florida locations. It took the.. read more →

July 1, 2015 – IMPOWER Therapist, Carolina Dent, M.Ed., was recognized on July 1, 2015 by the Florida Coalition for Children (FCC) as the 2015 FCC Therapist of the Year. The award is presented each year at the FCC Conference to a therapist whose skills, talent and effectiveness makes him/her an outstanding and compassionate professional. Carolina.. read more →

June 10, 2015 –  Have you ever wondered what happens to the items you donate? Where that furniture or clothing goes? If someone really benefits?  Well at IMPOWER, the answer is YES! Someone really does benefit! Throughout the year, IMPOWER collects new and gently used furniture, household goods, clothing and other items to re-home with families in.. read more →

June 15, 2015 – Florida Radiology Imaging (FRI), in partnership with Heart of Florida United Way (HFUW), recently came out to The Village on a Sunday morning to give the hallways and the doors of the transitional housing program a much needed fresh coat of paint.  Volunteers spent 3 hours of their weekend to give back and.. read more →