Charlie Murphy, Co-founder, Partners for Youth Empowerment
1953 – 2016
Charlie Murphy was a visionary teacher, mentor, artist, activist, social entrepreneur, connector and leader. He dedicated his life to spreading creativity, kindness and youth empowerment. In so doing, he touched the lives of thousands of young people and adults across the globe.
Charlie was driven by a dream of providing all young people access to transformative learning experiences that would prepare them to lead meaningful lives. He worked tirelessly for 20 years to make that happen. Thanks to his vision and indomitable spirit, over 220,000 young people are impacted each year through the transformative practices of the Creative Empowerment Model.
But we want to reach even more!
We have a big opportunity to make a significant, field-changing difference in the world – but we need your help. That is why we launched a special fund in honor of Charlie Murphy. This fund will fuel our global youth empowerment efforts for years to come.
By contributing to the Charlie Murphy Possibility Fund, you will touch every project, every child, every camp, every leader, and every training, unleashing the creative power of young people.