Hey U.G.L.Y. Inc., NFP, founded in 2002, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower teens with self-esteem building tools, to help them counter challenges such as eating disorders, bullying, violence, substance abuse and suicide. U.G.L.Y is an acronym that stands for: Unique Gifted Lovable You. The organization's website, www.heyugly.org, lists celebrity quotes about self-esteem and body image and features self-esteem building articles, contests and exercises. Hey U.G.L.Y. is the creator of the nation's first 16 week in-school self-esteem and diversity-building curriculum called "eM-POWER." eM-POWER is available, for FREE, to junior high and high-schools across the country and organizations like Boys and Girls Clubs and Girl and Boy Scouts of America.