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:

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

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

Healthy Steps October 3rd at Parkview Huntington Hospital

Poverty Simulation October 13th at St. Peter's First Community Church [Purdue Extension Huntington Co.] 

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

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

Meeting Minutes:  September 2015  August 2015  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 - Huntington County

WorkOne September Workshop Calendar

Pharmacy Discount

Huntington House Homeless Shelter

Community Service Work Order



State Disaster Relief Fund Fact Sheet



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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