Our mission: Empower Souls, Save Lives!

Read on for the why...

 
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SELF-DEFENSE EMPOWERMENT WORKSHOPS!


Nearly 25 years empowering souls with practical self-defense techniques.

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LGBTQ YOUTH SUICIDE

The Trevor Project reports at least one LGBTQ youth (13-24) attempts suicide every 45 seconds in the U.S. 

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence states nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the U.S. NCADV 

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BULLYING

The National Center for Educational Statistics reports One out of every five students report being bullied.  

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HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Florida ranks 3rd in the nation for the highest number of reported incidents of Human trafficking. Source: Osceola County Sheriff’s Office.

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SEXUAL ASSAULT

98% of perpetrators of sexual assault walk away free according to The Criminal Justice System.  Visit RAINN!

 

Master Michelle Golino-Crisco, VII Dan
Director, A Charity Empowered to Save Souls
Chief Instructor, World Class Taekwon-Do
Certified International Instructor
2X US World Team
Trauma Trained Professional
Self-Defense Guru

Survivor of gun & domestic abuse
 

Master G. is a small woman with a BIG MISSION to empower souls, save lives! She states, “My story, passion and faith moved me to create A Charity Empowered to Save Souls". (ACETSS.org)

ACETSS is an IRS authorized 501(c)(3) organized to empower souls thru self-defense empowerment workshops.  We teach a straightforward, scientific method of self-defense escapism, de-escalation & weapons disarmament. Additionally, ACETSS offers a community of support, resources and prayer.
 
Help our organization save lives!  Register for a number of available workshops online or, sponsor a workshop and effectively be the reason others learn empowering techniques to confront conflict, abuse, bullying, stalking, harassment or attack!  Your request to sponsor a workshop may be as unique as you and your inner circle. Past workshops were hosted at community centers, banquet halls, schools, work & religious establishments, parks, gyms and retail outlets. Interested? Let's connect.

 
 

NATIONAL HELPLINES:

  • 211 (dial 211) United Way connecting people with local services.

  • 988 (dial 988) National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • DomestisShelters.org

  • Personal Crisis Global Hotlines 

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline 800.799.7233, online

  • National Human Trafficking Hotline 888.373.7888 or text 233733, online

  • National Sexual Assault Hotline 800.656.4673, online

  • RAINN.org Sexual Assault Crisis Center

  • StopBullying.org

  • The Trevor Project 866.488.7386online

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