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Empowerment Center of East County

The Empowerment Center exists to help East Boulder County youth create positive social change through the arts, community-based learning and leadership opportunities. Our programming is free to East County families, supported entirely by grants and donations like yours.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
1
Contract Staff:
10
Volunteers Annually:
200
Retention Rate:
100%

Robyn Kitsutaka, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2019

Denver Native and 20 year Lafayette Resident, Robyn Kitsutaka, joined the (EC)^2 family in November 2018 as the organization's Executive Director. With over 20 years of experience working in the education/non-profit world, she has helped individuals, organizations, and communities work together in dynamic complementary ways. Most of her work has taken her to communities throughout the country so she is excited to now be working in the community in which she lives.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
12
Term Length:
2
Term Limit:
4
Total # of Board Members:
9
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
7
Male:
2
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
2
Asian:
0
White:
5
Hispanic or Latino:
2
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

2

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

77%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

89%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

22%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Board Development / Board Orientation
By-Laws
Development
Finance
Outreach
Research/Evaluation

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