Our offices are currently closed until further notice.
Renee Jones Empowerment Center is taking immediate precautions to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus to clients, volunteers, and staff. As a result of the guidance issued by the Governor and the Ohio Department of Health, we are making a few shifts to some of our services to minimize the risk of virus transmission. Our employees are working remotely to continue to provide essential support to the clients we serve and our community partners.
In addition the following scheduled events have been canceled:
–> RJEC Open House- scheduled for March 28, 2020.
–> Human Trafficking Community Forum at Urban Community School scheduled for April 16, 2020.
–> Project Red Cord Night Out Community Street Outreach – Cancelled until further notice.
Our phone line remains open during this time and voicemails will be checked around the clock, and survivors, and members of the community are welcome to call at 216-417-0823. Our staff will explore your individual needs with you. We will continue to monitor information and guidance from our state and local governments during this time.
If you have any questions about our services during this time, please call the Center at 216-417-0823.
President & CEO
Renee Jones Empowerment Center is a nurturing safe place to help rebuild the lives of those being trafficked or sexually assaulted. RJEC also strengthens communities by engaging and educating others in anti-trafficking and anti-violence efforts.
RJEC Mission Statement: Renee Jones Empowerment Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is unique in providing holistic restorative services for minor and adult human trafficking and sexual assault victims. These victims face many adverse challenges such as physical and emotional abuse, poverty, and addiction. The Center’s mission is to empower these individuals to advocate for themselves and to improve their quality of life through personal, social, and professional development. The Center is devoted to preventing human trafficking and sexual exploitation by actively engaging the community in anti-trafficking efforts and educating service professionals, law enforcement, educators, students, parents, and the community on the realities of this growing crime.
Renee Jones Empowerment Center’s primary objectives are to enrich the lives of adults and children we serve by offering unique programs and services that rebuild broken spirits, and build strong healthy self esteem. Community education, Life skills, employability skills, entertainment, health & the arts are just some of the programs offered year round to residents in the greater Cleveland area. We are dedicated to providing a central place where people of all races, ages can come to learn, teach, play, and work together. Our mission is to create a positive environment where everyone can feel like they are doing their part in the betterment of our communities.