lift a prophetic voice that advocates with and amplifies the voices of those in West Louisville in places of power.
help change the hearts of people in and outside of West Louisville so that people will see the importance of West Louisville and her people in all parts of Greater Louisville.
find ways to increase economic and educational opportunity for residents
of West Louisville.
build bridges of reconciliation between our churches and among our members
continually educate ourselves and others as to how to bring our hearts to this in a long-term productive way,
based on our shared Christian orientation, EmpowerWest,will stand with those most easily ignored in business dealings because they have neither voice nor place at the bargaining table, and yet their lives are most affected by potential business decisions.
a coalition of Louisville area pastors and churches, committed to insuring that development and the infusion of capital into West Louisville will be primarily for the empowerment and sustainability of West Louisville’s current residents and secondarily for the profit-making of investors.