Empowering Humanities

Empowering Humanities is a collaboration of local organizations seeking to relieve needs within Huntington County.  This alliance combines resources from the programs provided by social service agencies to combat poverty, homelessness and discrimination while promoting reading readiness and financial literacy. 


Upcoming Events:

Teen Night & Parenting Seminar September 13, 2015 at Crestview Middle School [Huntington Youth Ministry Network]

Bridges out of Poverty Training  September 17-18, 2015 in Decatur, IN [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

NEW Getting Ahead fall 2015 dates: [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

Boys & Girls Club Fall Orientation [Parkview Boys & Girls Club of Huntington Co.]

My Body Belongs To Me (A Child Abuse Prevention Education Day) September 18 [Victory Noll Center]

Raising Children to Stand Tall in the Face of Bullying October 23rd [Victory Noll Center]

Have a Healthy Baby   [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

Where does your money go? [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

Cooking with Love [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

Walking Indoors Thursdays 8-9:30am at Hiers Park [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.]

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See how Empowering Humanities' functions assist the communities of Huntington County. 

Meeting Minutes: June 2015  May 2015  February 2015  January 2015  

November 2014 
October 2014   
September 2014
August 2014 
May 2014


Huntington Co. Resources (8.2015)

Community Resources

Pharmacy Discount

Work One Southeast County Workshop Calendar

Huntington House Homeless Shelter

Community Service Work Order



ALICE - The Consequences of Insufficient Household Income


Empowering Humanities Member Websites:


American RedCross - Huntington

Bowen Center

Boys & Girls Club of Huntington County

Crossroad Connections

Huntington County Community Foundation

Huntington County Community School Corporation

Huntington County Habitat for Humanity

Huntington House

Huntington University

Love INC

McKenzies Hope

Pathfinder Services

Purdue Extension Huntington County

The Salvation Army Huntington

United Way of Huntington County

Victory Noll Center

Youth Services Bureau of Huntington County

YWCA of Northeast Indiana


Purdue Extension suggests the following links for information regarding Economic & Community Development.

Extension ECD Program - Provides informtaion & educational programs to increase community vitality, build leadership capacity, enhance public decision making and resolve public issues.

Extension ECD Blog - The Blog focus is on five different program areas: Entrepreneurship, Workforce Development & Community Learning Centers, Community Planning & Visioning, Community Leadership Development and Public Issues Education.

Purdue Center for Regional Development - Supports collaborative regional and multi-institutional approaches to problem solving and development.


By Megan D Smith, Program Assistant
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