Recent Events

  • LA County Public Safety Forum hosted by KBLA Talk 1580

    On Monday, September 12, 2022, the Empowerment Congress joined with African American Voter Registration, Education, and Participation (AAVREP) and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Southern California (SCLC-SC) to co-sponsor KBLA Talk 1580's Public [...]

  • Juneteenth Dialogue & Celebration

    On Saturday, June 18, 2022, the Empowerment Congress hosted a multi-generational, cross-cultural dialogue under the heading of "Building Black Excellence through Real Emancipation." Anchored by stirring remarks from featured speaker, Tavis Smiley, the conversation [...]

  • Los Angeles City Attorney Candidate Forum

    Published on on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. On May 12, nearly 100 people attended the Empowerment Congresses candidate forum with five of the candidates vying to be the next Los Angeles city attorney. [...]