Our EmpowHer Champions are an elite group of individuals who are dedicated to empowering more girls and women with disabilities through fundraising.
Each Champion has a different individual fundraising goal and together we have a goal of raising $15,000 by Dec. 31, 2022.
Opal is a poet, college student, and recent graduate of EmpowHer Camp! For her yearlong project, Opal created a resource guide for people with disabilities in her community during emergencies and disasters. Opal was featured in her local newspaper for all of her accomplishments!
Stephanie is our Executive Director and she has set a personal goal of raising $3000 for Disability EmpowHer Network by Dec. 31, 2022.
Stephanie has vowed to send stickers to every person who sponsors her and whoever donates the most to her will be offered a fancy dinner & a ride in one of her wheelchairs!
CC is our Social Media Youth advisor who is always coming up with fresh ideas to share with our followers. CC was also the first woman to publish a blog through our EmpowHer Stories program. Her moving blog "I Remember" recounts her experience becoming disabled and how she came to be proud of herself!
After graduating from the EmpowHer Camp Class of 2022, Lily demonstrated leadership by becoming a Mentor in Training for our next class of EmpowHer Camp! Lily also wrote an excellent blog about how EmpowHer Camp helped Lily to accept her disability.
Mia is a leader in EmpowHer Roc, a program for girls with disabilities in Rochester, NY. She also published a blog through EmpowHer Stories & graduated from EmpowHer Camp in July 2022! She's headed to college next fall!
Mia's goal is to raise $500!
Other Ways to Support
We're so thankful that you want to help us to empower girls and women with disabilities! There's so many ways to support our mission, including: