Youth Empowerment Project of the Ozarks

The mission of the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) is to empower youth to positively impact their community through education, service, fundraising, and grantmaking.

Upcoming YEP events

YEP 2016 Conference
October 12, 2016
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Southwest Center for Independent Living

Conference is FREE to up to 12 representatives from current YEP chapters and up to 4 representatives from schools interested in joining YEP.  Lunch is included.

RSVP here (


YEP Winter Sponsor Recharge
February 7, 2017
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Community Foundation of the Ozarks
425 E Trafficway
Springfield, MO 65806

This luncheon event is exclusively available for YEP sponsors, school administrators, and other adults who support the work of the Youth Empowerment Project. 

RSVP here (