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Nathan J. Shaw Jr. The Founder and President of Youth Empowerment Project, Inc. (YEP), Nathan J. Shaw, Jr is a man on mission to help youth and young adults break the cycle of poverty by walking in their purpose. Youth Empowerment Project is an after school program that meets every weekday Monday through Friday at the historic Frontline Outreach created to expose, equip and empower youth and young adults to succeed through career exploration, professional development, vicational and entreprenurial training and paid internships. Nathan began working with youth when he was just 17 years old, while serving in his church's youth ministry in his birth home, Orlando. FL. Over the past 14 years he has helped develop programs, activities, and events including parent-teen workshops, teen summits, youth radio shows, summer camps, career exploration exposing students to unique professions and life skills, student internships and a youth ran clothing line -- to empower youth toward success. Nathan is a certified teacher for the Nehemiah Project, an international organization created to teach entrepreneurship all over the world through its curriculum, Biblical Entrepreneurship (BE). He is a graduate of BE I, BE II and BE III. He is proud to be a leader in the Young Biblical Entrepreneurs, a curriculum developed to teach youth and young adults about how to do business God's way and how to be an entrepreneur. Nathan is also the president of a multimedia company called LifePrint Enterprises providing services in graphic design, video production, social media, web development and much more. The mission of LifePrint is to provide excellence in not only production and customers but to provide paid internships and training to youth. Nathan is an author writing a book entitled: "Journey to Purpose", a teen guide to help youth and young adults walk in their God given purpose available on amazon. His goal is to challenge youth to find ways to empower their minds on a daily basis as he believes "If you don't put a limit on your mind, you won't have a limit on your future." His personal life mission statement is: “To help youth and young adults Identify, Activate and walk in their Purpose.” He uses unique methods, strategies and tools to encourage everyone around him to "Pursue, Purpose, Passionately, Period.” To find our more information or to book Nathan for your next event visit

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