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The Black Nonprofits and Business Podcast

Sep 29, 2021

Ep. #48 - Adrian Devezin is the Founder and Executive Director of Empowr. Through Empowr he creates a school-to-career pipeline for Black youth, by teaching in-demand and high-paying tech career skills, which helps to build Black wealth and uplift the Black community.

Empowr is looking for volunteers! Through this organization, you’ll help them create the school-to-career pipeline. Anyone who wishes to volunteer is welcome; however, they have some specialized roles they’re we are looking to fill.

If you, or anyone you know has the following skills, please let them know about Empowr.  You can email them at

Some of what Empowr needs:
Social Media Influencers (or anyone with a following)

Marketing Experts

Curriculum Creators

And Engineers! (Machine Learning, Swift, Kotlin, SQL, AWS, WordPress)




Adrian’s YouTube Interview:

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