Certain communities and/or groups have been assigned to what is known as the disenfranchised segment of our society for decades. EPI’s concept not only assists those groups and communities in “re-
The Community Empowerment Center (CEC) is not a project in which the community is a merely participating as a recipient, as is in most projects that provide community programs and services. Rather, the CEC is a project in which the community is both the recipient and the major participant along with EPI in co-
The goal of each CEC is to grow to be able to fully serve its own community and to be able to assist other neighboring, historically disenfranchised groups and communities in creating the same growth environment. We feel our concept can effectively assist in creating a new franchise of mutually supportive community members expanding to other communities interacting on various levels for the common good of not only their members, but for society at large.
The CEC is a multi-
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The CEC can be customized to the immediate needs of the community as well as the being integrated into an overall long-