Empower

We empower young women to have productive futures through holistic, gender specific programs, educations and experiences that are unique to young women.

Spiritual Strength

Bible teachings will help each young woman recognize their individual beauty and unique gifts. We focus on God’s love.

Positive Self- Esteem

Nuturing Hearts works to create a positive self-esteem in girls, helping them to recognize and celebrate their Inner and Outer Beauty.

Motivation & Role Models

Through the use of motivational speaking and role models, Nuturing Hearts works to educate young girls on how to overcome life's obstacles.

Who Are We

Nurturing Hearts is a non-profit organization that provides supportive leadership, motivation and life skills, which furnish and prepare girls 10-18 for a bright and positive future.
  • We empower young women to have productive futures through holistic, gender specific programs, educations and experiences that are unique to young women.
  • Bible teachings will help each young woman recognize their individual beauty and unique gifts. We focus on God’s love.
  • Nuturing Hearts works to create a positive self-esteem in girls,  helping them to recognize and celebrate their Inner and Outer Beauty.
  • Through the use of motivational speaking and role models, Nuturing Hearts works to educate young  girls on how to overcome life's obstacles.
  • Nurturing Hearts is a non-profit organization that provides supportive leadership, motivation and life skills, which furnish and prepare girls 10-18 for a bright and positive future.

Our Programs


Our Accomplishments

Nurturing Hearts takes pride in servicing its community.  Take a look at our many accolades, awards and accomplishments!

2006-2007 Life changing testimony from Aleya from Gannondale credits Nurturing Hearts for changingher life for the better.

2007-2008-Asha from Central Transition School (Alternative Education) got accepted back into herRegular school Central Tech, graduates and attends college in ATL.

2009-2010-General Electric African American Forums Ready for the World Event, Nurturing Hearts wasrated the #1 workshop by over 200 students!

2010-2011-Life changing testimony: http://www.goerie.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011310139925

2011-2012 – First Annual Nurturing Hearts and UPMC Hamots Beautiful Girls Workshop 65 inattendance 35 signed up for our 6mo. Month positive self esteem healthy lifestyle and career optionsprogram. Girls stated an increase in self esteem and believing in their dreams.

Nurturing Hearts have served well over 350 girls who have shown positive changes in grades, schoolattendance and behavior!!
Recognition and appreciation letters from the following:

  • Governor Ed Rendell
  • County Executive Barry Grossman
  • Mayor Joe Sinnot
  • Erie City Council
  • Erie School District
  • Gannon University
  • Strong Vincent High School
  • Central High School
  • Erie Business Center