About TEC

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Big visions require the right partner on your team.

We empower nonprofits in Cleveland and beyond.

Founded in 2017, The Empowerment Center is a business empowerment consulting firm with headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio providing services for nonprofit organizations nationwide. We specialize in empowering nonprofit organizations with the tools and resources they need to thrive both financially and operationally so they can best serve their communities.

Not-for-profit organizations are the backbone of our local societies and provide much-needed services for people from all walks of life, but at the end of the day, they are businesses that must stay ahead of the curve. To do so, organizations must sustain financial security and exercise strategic operational management and smart business acumen to be successful.

We provide results-driven grant and nonprofit development services for clients in Cleveland and across the country. With a high success rate and hundreds of clients served, we have the skills and expertise to meet the development needs of any client in the public or nonprofit sector. We’ll assess what your organization needs are then work with you one-on-one or collaboratively with your entire team to reach your goals and create a plan of action to reach them.

Our team of trained professionals are not only knowledgeable, but also committed to being with your organization every step of the way. We provide the guidance you need to be a successful nonprofit for years to come.

We provide the following services:

Grant Development

The grant development process is a long and often overwhelming one. Grant applications are particularly tedious and time-consuming.

We make the process easier for you by handling anything from researching and tracking grants to grant writing and management.

Through our grant development services, we have helped hundreds of nonprofits across the country obtain ample funding to grow and scale to meet the needs of their communities through our vigorous research, writing, and submission process.

Strategic Consulting

Through tools like capacity building, program design, strategic planning, public policy and advocacy, and diversity and inclusion education we help your nonprofit accelerate and adapt as only the best businesses can.

Our goal is to help you reach your goals by giving nonprofit leaders like you the right tools and resources you need to be successful even after our partnership comes to a close. We aim to empower you to thrive in your mission.

We provide nonprofit consulting services that help organizations like yours get the best results in creating impact and change within their community.

Business Services

Launching a business can be intimidating, but our team of consultants can help get you started.

Whether you need help setting up your 501(c)3 exemption status, recruiting people to be a part of your board, filing paperwork, or tracking grants ― we’ve got you covered with a slew of professional services.

Additionally, our services are priced to accommodate your budget, and we offer payment plan options that make it easy to get the best out of your partnership with us. Our team empowers you with the information you need to run a successful nonprofit in a way that feels effortless and exciting.

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