Empire Beauty School is known for its community. In Milwaukee, Empire supports the local rescue mission, which helps shelter, feed, and educate the homeless, through the Empire Gives Back campaign. Also, through the Empire Gives Back program, they have been supporting the Cut it Out program, which helps prevent domestic violence. CBS 21 has reported on their involvement with the program. Empire now incorporates education on how recognizing and respond to signs of domestic violence and spousal abuse. They have been helping educate their students throughout the country in hopes of preventing domestic violence and helping those who are affected by it.
The Milwaukee Rescue Mission helps homeless people by providing them with shelter, food, and education. They have different facilities for helping people with different needs. There’s a Safe Harbor program for men that offers addiction recovery programs and life-skills training. The Joy House helps support women and children who are homeless or are victims of domestic violence.