empowerMUSE

2530 Midland Ave
Charlotte NC  28208

Phone: (704) 997-9401

empowerMUSE

Why we started empowerMUSE:
Because every women is worthy of having dreams and pursuing them, but not every woman feels worthy OR knows how to get started OR has a support system currently in place.

Our Mission:
EmpowerMUSE enriches lives by inspiring women to take an active role in their own empowerment. We do this by engaging in public outreach and advocacy, storytelling, mentorship and resource connections.

Our Values:
We hold a safe space for women to work from the inside out.

We recognize each woman’s journey is her own; we are NOT here to judge.

We know the foundation of empowerment grows from within and there is strength in unity.

We do not endorse nor engage in any activity which would limit the rights of other women.

We do not offer advice; we relate to one another through personal experience and provide encouragement.

Empowerment means taking action; we offer women the opportunity to take an active role by participating in mentorship programs, engaging in public outreach and advocacy, and sharing their story.

We are committed to solution-driven accountability.

EmpowerMUSE's only ambition is to support women on their path to empowerment irrespective of circumstance(s); we are not affiliated with any political party and do not promote any personal agenda, otherwise.

We are an organization for women who are willing to keep an open mind and practice tolerance.

We welcome support from allies of women such as men, children, and community organizations in fulfilling empowerMUSE's initiatives.

Who we serve:
All women willing to take action.
We invite all women to participate regardless of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, financial status, physical appearance, personal style, or political affiliation.

2015 Initiatives

Raising Awareness- Inviting women to join the conversation and letting them know they are not alone! Ascertaining what are today’s women’s issues and engaging in advocacy

Body Image and Gender Equality Issues-Advocacy and awareness through both creative expression (such as storytelling, visual and performing art, music) and public speaking engagements/panel discussions.

Connectivity- Connecting women with fellow women and community resources though meetups, conferences, workshops, demonstrations, and public events

2016 Initiatives

Utilizing Women’s Rights- Awareness and utilization of women's rights previous generations have fought and won through public outreach.

Quality Childcare- Advocating for high quality affordable childcare solutions.

Education and Professional Development- Offering conferences, workshops,and mentorship programs for women to further their education and develop professionally. Campaign to promote women owned/operated businesses.

Advocacy for Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Abuse- Through community resource partnerships and public outreach events.

Connectivity Expansion- Connecting women with fellow women and community resources though meetups, conferences, workshops, demonstrations, public events, and mentorship arrangements.



EmpowerMUSE enriches lives by inspiring women to take an active role in their own empowerment.

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the Charlotte metro area committed to providing a platform for women to take empowering action.

Please email us at contact@empowermuse.org or via social media with events/resources/issues you wish to share.

EmpowerMUSE enriches lives by inspiring women to take an active role in their own empowerment. We do this by offering women the opportunity to engage in public outreach and advocacy, storytelling, mentorship and resource connections.


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Founded: Elizabeth Palmisano Dawn Broome Hallman Jessica Houston Esther Davidson

Categories: Community & Government, Non-Profit Organization, Public Services & Government




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Past Events

Inner Demons

Inner Demons
10:00 am - 06/25/2016

At empowerMUSE

WE ALL HAVE INNER DEMONS, VOICES WITHIN THAT TELL US WE AREN'T GOOD ENOUGH, TENDENCIES WE CAN'T SEEM TO GET A HANDLE ON; DEMONS LIKE FEAR, INSECURITY, RAGE, AND...

At the Intersection of Health, Wellness, and Body Positivity: panel discussion hosted by empowerMUSE

At the Intersection of Health, Wellness, and Body Positivity: panel discussion hosted by empowerMUSE
09:30 am - 06/11/2016

At empowerMUSE

Join us for some REAL TALK on unraveling myths about fitness and nutrition & the pressures society places on women to have the "perfect body." Panelists will share...

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