What Are We About? Youth You US! TAMPA Empowering!

Our Mission

“Empowering Futures: Fostering Self-Discovery, Integrity, and Entrepreneurial Excellence in Every Child!”

To establish a better comprehension of self for each child. Self-integrity, self-confidence, and ultimately lead to being a positive influence in life. We also teach and promote entrepreneurship financial literacy and focus on each child learning a trade.


Our Unique Programs!

We offer a variety of programs under our three main pillars: Recreation, Education, and Mental Health.

Click on the program description for more details.


Our recreation programs are designed to inspire joy, promote well-being, and foster a sense of community among youth. Through a diverse range of activities, we provide opportunities for children to explore their interests, build self-confidence, and develop valuable life skills in a fun and supportive environment.


Through personalized tutoring, innovative STEM activities, and comprehensive college and career readiness programs, we support each child’s journey toward self-discovery and self-confidence. Our focus on entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and trade skills ensures that our youth are prepared for a successful and fulfilling future.


Through educational workshops, peer support groups, and creative expression activities, we empower youth to understand and manage their mental well-being. Our focus on emotional intelligence, stress management, and resilience-building ensures that every child develops the self-confidence and integrity needed to navigate life’s challenges.

Meet our Empowering Team!

Jasen Glanton

Jasen Glanton


Robert Strickland

Robert Strickland

VP/General Counsel

Ronnie Oats

Ronnie Oats

Program Advisor

Tracy King

Tracy King

Community Engagement Advisor

Jeremy David

Jeremy David


Marcia Stanley

Marcia Stanley


Frequently Asked Questions:

How to become a volunteer or vendor?
Navigate to the “Features” page and select the desired option and fill out the request form.
How can I help your organization?

1. Donate

Your financial contributions help us provide essential programs and resources to the youth in our community. Every donation, big or small, makes a significant impact. You can make a one-time donation or become a recurring donor to support our ongoing efforts.

2. Volunteer

Join our team of dedicated volunteers and make a direct impact on the lives of young people. Whether you have a few hours a week or can commit to a longer-term project, we have various volunteer opportunities, including mentoring, tutoring, event planning, and more.

3. Corporate Partnerships

If you are a business or organization, partner with us to support our programs through sponsorships, employee volunteer programs, and workplace giving campaigns. Corporate partnerships provide valuable resources and expertise that help us expand our reach and impact.

4. Attend Events

Participate in our events and fundraisers to show your support and help raise awareness. From community gatherings and educational workshops to charity galas and sports events, your attendance and involvement help us build a stronger, more connected community.

5. Spread the Word

Help us reach a wider audience by sharing our mission and programs with your network. Follow us on social media, share our posts, and talk about our work with your friends, family, and colleagues. Your voice can help us inspire more people to get involved and make a difference.

6. In-Kind Donations

Consider donating goods or services that can support our programs and operations. Items such as educational materials, sports equipment, office supplies, and professional services are always appreciated and put to good use.

How do I register for events?
You can contact us directly or navigate to our Afterschool HQ platform to register there!  The ImPowered Minds Inc – Afterschool HQ URL is: https://myahq.com/ImPoweredMinds


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