Mission Statement: Transform the way youth impact the world.

The root of our mission is being able to provide children with the opportunity to engage in high-quality, character-building experiences that can forever change the trajectory of their lives.

Our hope is one day our organization will no longer be needed.

One day every child in Saline County will have access to high-quality experiences through recreational classes, sports teams, and extracurricular activities without regard

for financial or logistical constraints.

2022 Board of Directors

Leading the Way

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Brooke Plack

Andre Webster

jamey south

sharon short


Vice Chairman



2023 incoming Board members

Leigh ann arey
clark Ferguson

dani hardy
preston madison

Jordan o'roark
tavonia strickland
Kyle ulmer
danny young


Committed to the Cause


Director of Development & Communications

Interested in working for a mission-driven, growing non-profit?Contact us for more information on how to submit your resume and application.


Email lisa@empactone.org

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Lisa Weeks

Co-Founder, Administration & Compliance

Contact me if you or your organization have grant opportunities for youth and families. If you'd like to learn more about the history of our organization, I'd welcome the chance to share why this cause is meaningful to me.