Empower

Cultivating healthy communities through life skills development and hands-on training

Children's Business Fair

Springfield’s only Children’s Business Fair allows children the opportunity to create a product with an avenue to sell while teaching entrepreneurial principles.

This one-day event gives children ages 18 and under the opportunity to create a business plan and offers an avenue to sell their products to the public.

    Jobs For Life

    Jobs for Life is an eight-week employment readiness course focusing on the practical skills needed to obtain a job and the soft skills necessary to maintain employment.

    Jobs for Life:

    • 100 percent employment within one month of graduating
    • Real-world experience
    • On-the-job training

      Royal Family Kids Camp

        Royal Family Kids Camp is a week-long summer camp designed for foster children. Each activity is designed so campers feel successful and confident.

        Activities include:

          • Hiking
          • Swimming
          • Fishing
          • Woodworking
          • Games/Sports

        Life360 Resource Center

        On September 3, 2021, Cox health donated the old Monett hospital which is now the Life360 Resource Center. Renovations to the building have given service-oriented and non-profit organizations a place to operate.

        Some of our current tenants include:

        • Job-center program to assist in finding employment.
        • Monett area nonprofits aimed at providing care to families with special needs.
        • Life360 Nutrition Services
        • Life360 Preschool scheduled to open in 2022

        The Master's Craftsmen

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen is a faith-based non-profit providing essential job and life skills for participants through apprenticeship programs. All students will have the opportunity to advance to a Carpentry 1 NCCER.

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen offers: 

        • Paid training 
        • Part-time and full-time positions
        • OSHA10 certification
        • Carpentry certification
        • Forklift certification
        • First aid certification
        • CPR & AED certification

        Life360's The Master's Craftsmen

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen is a faith-based non-profit providing essential job and life skills for participants through apprenticeship programs. All students will have the opportunity to advance to a Carpentry 1 NCCER.

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen offers: 

        • Paid training 
        • Part-time and full-time positions
        • OSHA10 certification
        • Carpentry certification
        • Forklift certification
        • First aid certification
        • CPR & AED certification

        Children’s Business Fair

        The Children’s Business Fair impacts the next generation of entrepreneurs by offering entrepreneurship courses, utilizing the support of local businesses, and developing critical skills needed to run a successful business. 

        Life360’s Children’s Business Fair offers:

        • A five-week course to help students start their businesses
        • Customer service experience
        • Financial management training
        • Creation of a business plan

        Royal Family Kids Camp

        Royal Family Kids Camp is a week-long summer camp designed for foster children. Each activity is designed so campers feel successful and confident.

        Activities include:

        • Hiking
        • Swimming
        • Fishing
        • Woodworking
        • Games/sports

        Life360's The Master's Craftsmen

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen is a faith-based non-profit providing essential job and life skills for participants through apprenticeship programs. All students will have the opportunity to advance to a Carpentry 1 NCCER.

        Life360’s The Master’s Craftsmen offers: 

        • Paid training 
        • Part-time and full-time positions
        • OSHA10 certification
        • Carpentry certification
        • Forklift certification
        • First aid certification
        • CPR & AED certification

        Life360 Resource Center

        On September 3, 2021, Cox health donated the old Monett hospital which is now the Life360 Resource Center. Renovations to the building have given service-oriented and non-profit organizations a place to operate.

        Some of our current tenants include:

        • Job-center program to assist in finding employment.
        • Monett area nonprofits aimed at providing care to families with special needs.
        • Life360 Nutrition Services
        • Life360 preschool scheduled to open in 2022

        Life360 Resource Center

        On September 3, 2021, Cox health donated the old Monett hospital which is now the Life360 Resource Center. Renovations to the building have given service-oriented and non-profit organizations a place to operate.

        Some of our current tenants include:

        • Job-center program to assist in finding employment.
        • Monett area nonprofits aimed at providing care to families with special needs.
        • Life360 Nutrition Services
        • Life360 preschool scheduled to open in 2022