Welcome to the Empowerment Congress!

The Empowerment Congress, a distinctive and deliberate national model of civic engagement built on the core principles of participatory democracy, reciprocal accountability, and intentional civility, is a dynamic partnership among neighborhood groups, residents, nonprofit organizations, businesses, religious institutions, and community leaders within the diverse communities of Los Angeles County’s Second Supervisorial District. Please click 'Read More' to learn more about our organization.

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Annual Summit
Annual Summit

Join the Empowerment Congress on Saturday, January 14, 2017 for the 25th Annual Summit, with the theme, “Lessons Learned: 25 Years of Empowerment and Leadership.” Walk with us as we remember achievements and look forward to the next 25 years of empowerment...  

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Leadership Institute
Leadership Institute

The Empowerment Congress Leadership Institute (ECLI) utilizes the dynamic model of civic and community engagement pioneered by the Empowerment Congress to provide participants both theoretical and practical strategies to improve...   

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Committees
Committees

Consistent with its mission to educate, engage, and empower, the EC allows constituents to enhance their communities and affect change through its nine committees. Committees meet monthly and offer vital programs and events through the year...

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