EmPowerment Center

We would like to express our sincere gratitude to

Donor Plaque Dedicatees

In Memory Of:

  • Mrs. Sara C. Robinson
  • Harry Whitted
  • Effie Hart
  • Brent Woods
  • Freddie Colen
  • Fred “Doug” Swinton III
  • Dr. Robert Armistead Pillow
  • Rev. Harold Flowers
  • Icie Motley
  • Marva E. Jones
  • Frank J. & Jessie Ruth Jones
  • Rev. Dr. William T. Carter. Sr. 


In Honor Of:

  • Pulaski Heights UMC
  • Eddie Franks
  • Dunbar Class of 1950
  • Dr. William & Cheryl Rutledge
  • Rev. Chester Jones
  • Mary L. Hardin
  • Harrell & Betty Hood
  • Dr. Estella Morris
  • Ben M. & Anne C. Queen
  • The Randy Kinsey Family
  • Judge Marion & Vernita Humphrey
  • Van & Elizabeth Tilbury
  • The Bruce, Givens & Nichols Family
  • RSG, Inc. Kevin & Adrienne Smith

The EmPowerment Center stands as a beacon of change and serve as a symbol of integrity. It's a positive and attractive model for the community with state-licensed treatment, prevention and intervention programs.  The environmentally-green Center also provides supportive housing, life skills and career training, technology training, community programs and many other skills which empowers individuals, improves lives and continues the BCD commitment to the community.

The state-of-the-art facility is a safe haven for those in need of affordable housing and treatment, improving their chances of success in life. The 25,000 square foot facility is equipped with office space, conference and classrooms. 

The EmPowerment Center benefits the community and its people by:

  • Transforming individuals' lives
  • Provide affordable housing for persons with special needs
  • Standing as a beacon for change
  • Providing a safe, secure environment for adults
  • Encouraging the spirit of brotherhood
  • Offering comprehensive programs for adults
  • Promoting the social well being of the community
  • Beautifying the landscape of the mid-town community of Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Serving as a national model for churches and other faith-based organizations
  • Providing a state of the art facility
  • Positively influencing young people
  • Empowering people…Impacting lives!


The Empowerment Village includes thirty (30) single residential occupancy units.

Single Residency Occupancy

There are twenty-four (24 beds) available for residential treatment. This center not only empowers the individuals that are housed there, but uplifts the entire community with its eye-catching exterior and features in the overall landscape of the mid-town section of Little Rock.






Sherry Griffen
501.663.7223 Ext.210