Meet EMPath

We are a high-performing and innovative organization based in Boston, Massachusetts. Our work is achieved through the fundamental values of inclusiveness, diversity, mutual respect, support, and learning.

EMPath’s design-test-build-prove model brings together direct service, methodical research, local, state & national public policy advocacy and a concerted effort to share our transformative model with the world.

Crittenton Women's Union is now EMPath

On May 6th, Economic Independence Day, we declared our future as Economic Mobility Pathways. Learn about our transformation from Crittenton Women's Union to EMPath in this short video.


98% of our families maintained permanent housing


78% of our adult participants demonstrated upward mobility on the Bridge to Self-Sufficiency®


40% of participants saw an increase in earned income


1,332 people helped last year directly through our programs