Mission Statement

Through caring mentoring, quality teaching, and enriched community experiences, Empowering Youths of Iowa empowers youths at risk of school failure and drop out to improve their lives and community.

EYI is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit organization dedicated to helping young people from Cedar Rapids, IA of all backgrounds (ethnicities, colors, familial status and income, genders and gender identities, and sexual orientations) who are at risk of school failure or drop out become successful academically, vocationally, emotionally, and socially.‚Äč