Located in Upland, Calif., Empowering Lives International (ELI) invests in people and entire communities. Established in 1994, the company undertakes training and education and offers solutions for community investment, as well as care for orphans and vulnerable children. It helps people to remain informed about health, HIV/AIDS awareness and alcohol addictions. The company also provides services for community wide business ventures and works on projects that help poor communities. ELI also provides care for orphans, educational opportunities to needy children and extends its services to the residents of Kenya, Sudan, Congo and Tanzania.