"Being a single parent is a big job. You are a provider, a nurturer, and your child’s main support system. You don’t get the luxury of a partner to help with the kids or take care of your children so you can have some “me time”.
Single Mom Strong, Inc’s founder, Tara Taylor, understood the struggle and created a nonprofit to support women going through single parenthood. As Tara always says “it takes a village”! This organization has been a blessing to my family. I am proud to be involved with a nonprofit that empowers and encourages women. Single mom life is so much easier with good friends and a great support system..."
- Rachel Bird
We are currently
empowering singlemothers in the greater-Sacramento, CA, greater-Los Angeles, CA and greater-Las Vegas, NV areas. COMING SOON to a city near you!
Do you know about all of the
incredible programs available in The Empowerment Center? From FIT CLUB to EMPOWERMENT WORKSHOPS to EMPOWERME Preschool & Childcare programs for the kids, there are several ways to engage with the SMS Sacramento
Single Mom Strong's mission is to empower single mothers and their children through enrichment, encouragement and educational programs.
It takes a village to raise a child, and for single mothers, we are that village.
DID YOU KNOW?
Single Mom Strong
was recently featured on All Access with Mario Lopez? Watch it BELOW!
AS SEEN ON TV!
As a career woman and parent, Tara worked hard to give her daughter all of the opportunities every child deserves, along with the support of a caring, loving extended family “community”. It was through this experience that the concept of Single Mom Strong™ was born.
Becky is driven by her desire to help others. Her genuine, enthusiastic personality is a gift to those around her. She has an amazing ability to always find the good in others and in all situations. Becky began working with children at the age of fourteen and went on to teach preschool for five years before becoming a nanny for 12 years. She currently works as an executive ...
IN THE NEWS!
Volunteer of the quarter, Kristi Holland
MANY THANKS to our VOLUNTEER OF THE QUARTER: Kristi Holland
Kristi plays a huge part in ensuring the success of Single Mom Strong Events, and she’s recently gone above and beyond, from serving of our Board of Director’s, to coaching the SMS Community Challenge, to setting up and cleaning up for “Love Your Life”, she has made a huge impact already in 2019. Thank you Kristi!
Preschool & Childcare!
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Brand new to our Empowerment Center in Citrus Heights, EmpowerME Preschool & Childcare offers affordable, quality care.
We are cultivating values and improving literacy in our children! EmpowerME's programs will promote the values of honesty, respect, gratitude, compassion, perseverance, responsibility and love, and reinforce them daily in our activities. We will strive to create a love of reading through regular reading challenges and Family Literacy events.
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Strong Single Mom
OF THE QUARTER!
Please join us in congratulating Katy Lobertini for being recognized by her peers as “Strong Single Mom of the Quarter”! Katy is the single mother of an incredible 8 year old boy. She is in her final year of a Masters Program in Social Work and currently completing an internship. She has been involved with SMS for over a year and leads our Young Widow Support Group. She is always smiling and does a great job of welcoming new moms into our community.
Congratulations Katy! Thank you for being a special part of our village.
We are disinfecting on a
daily basis in our Empowerment Center to protect the health of our staff and EmpowerME students.
It's a BIG job and we could use
We are proud to be a SMUD
Sustainable Communities Partner!
Join us on our mission to empower single mothers and their children! Do you have experience working with children? We are currently seeking volunteers to work in our childcare once per month, for a 90-minute shift.
Would you like to make a big difference
in the life of a child (or do you know
someone who would?) JOIN OUR
MEN'S MENTORSHIP PROGRAM!