Empower ME Academy | Basketball Skill & Leadership Development

SPEAKING TRUTH

Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers.

Nelson Mandela
1918 - 2013
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Excellence is changing the status quo and raising the expectations of youth sports by offering high quality coaching/mentorship, while commiting to innovation, modeling exceptional values, and raising the standards of human service.

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THE OUTCOME?

1. Engage

Every experience is an opportunity to improve your skills. Connect with your best self to become a leader.

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THE OUTCOME?

2. Embrace

Your leadership journey doesn’t happen alone. We all get it done together. We are a family.

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THE OUTCOME?

3. Evolve

At your best, you show others the way. Become a master of teamwork and leadership.

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THE OUTCOME?

4. Become

Learn to lead with confidence. Help those around you to exceed expectations.

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We are the San Francisco Bay Area’s Empower ME Academy.

We teach all essential basketball fundamentals — all skills and concepts — plus leadership skills that go way beyond the court. We’re just better.
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TESTIMONIALS

EMA has been truly transformational for our daughter, beyond any basketball experience she has had at school or through two AAU programs. Here’s why — Jerome and his team teach much more than basketball.

David Glickman
Father of Samantha Glickman
(HS Class of 2021)
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WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT US?

It’s all 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲 & 𝗯𝗮𝘀𝗸𝗲𝘁𝗯𝗮𝗹𝗹. ⁠

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Find us at the next Saturday to learn more about what clinics we have cookin’ this Summer! ⁠

Spot by and say Hi. See you there!⁠

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It’s all 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲 & 𝗯𝗮𝘀𝗸𝗲𝘁𝗯𝗮𝗹𝗹. ⁠

Sign up for our Love of the Game Clinic today!⁠

Link in bio.⁠


#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #loveandbasketball #february #newpost #basketballclinic
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Find us at the next Saturday to learn more about what clinics we have cookin’ this Summer! ⁠

Spot by and say Hi. See you there!⁠

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#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #summer #weekend #summertime #weekendvibes #sun #weekendmood #summervibes #summerresourcefair
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Today we celebrate the life of Rosa Parks, the Mother of the Freedom Movement. ⁠

She reminds us “to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place.” ⁠

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#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #rosaparks #bhm #celebration #birthday
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We’re locked in to our Love of the Game Clinic 🔒️⁠

𝗪𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝘄𝗲 𝘀𝗲𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲?

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It’s all 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲 & 𝗯𝗮𝘀𝗸𝗲𝘁𝗯𝗮𝗹𝗹. ⁠

Sign up for our Love of the Game Clinic today!⁠

Link in bio.⁠


#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #loveandbasketball #february #newpost #basketballclinic
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18 1

Find us at the next Saturday to learn more about what clinics we have cookin’ this Summer! ⁠

Spot by and say Hi. See you there!⁠

__⁠
#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #summer #weekend #summertime #weekendvibes #sun #weekendmood #summervibes #summerresourcefair
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12 2

Today we celebrate the life of Rosa Parks, the Mother of the Freedom Movement. ⁠

She reminds us “to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place.” ⁠

__⁠
#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #rosaparks #bhm #celebration #birthday
...

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We’re locked in to our Love of the Game Clinic 🔒️⁠

𝗪𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝘄𝗲 𝘀𝗲𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲?

Sign up today! Link in bio. ⁠
__⁠
#empowermeacademy #ema #empowerme #empowered #liveempowered #iamempowered #leaders #leadership #basketball #youthbasketball #bayarea #bayareasports #photography #inspiration #photooftheday
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