EMPOWERMENT PLAN

Donations

$35,750

Money Raised
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  • Jesus

    $108

  • Paul Foundation

    $5,000

  • Anonymous

    $300

  • Charles Moore

    $60

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Terry and Mary Earls

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Temple Contempo...

    $100

  • Acme Mills Company

    $500

  • Safe Haven Ministries

    $200

  • In memory of Jesus

    $10

  • Katherine Foley Westbrook

    $250

  • Barbara Charlip

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $2,834

  • Anonymous

    $91

  • Don Jones

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Lizbeth Leeson

    $250

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Jeanne & Tom Petzold

    $100

  • Martin & Cheryl Foley

    $400

  • Michael Drinski

    $100

  • Sharon and Marshall Charlip

    $250

  • The University of Findlay

    $500

  • Eric & Jaci Fox

    $100

  • Mullen

    $200

  • Dad

    $50

  • Denise

    $20

  • Greg Mangan

    $10

  • K. Morey

    $250

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Mary Macey

    $50

  • AJ Chaom

    $250

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $116

  • Anonymous

    $1,000

  • Anonymous

    $15

  • Kelly Taylor

    $25

  • Karly Drake-Lu...

    $10

  • Alex Tourk

    $250

  • Caleb White Project

    $100

  • M.J. Foley Company

    $500

  • Scott Jenney

    $75

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Lilia Dassine B.

    $25

  • Nancy Smith

    $100

  • Dan Radomski

    $50

  • Crypton Super Fabrics

    $250

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Bill and Sue

    $300

  • A Claxton

    $100

  • Patrick Ellis

    $25

  • Bill and Jan

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • m. boswell

    $200

  • Jim Schulthe...

    $25

  • Martha Hibbs

    $15

  • Cheryl Harrington

    $20

  • Quinn Schulthe...

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Laska Creagh

    $50

  • Janel and Jim Orme

    $100

  • iyla sjoberg

    $25

  • Tracy Trumble

    $25

  • Tina (Sheets) Horn

     

  • Aimee & Lexi

    $10

  • Jim & Tracey Keating

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $15

  • Katha

    $100

  • Staci and Russ Melton

    $25

  • Lisa Gries

     

  • Meagan Marsal

    $250

  • Paige

    $25

  • Lori Seagraves

    $20

  • Hannah Schulthe...

    $10

  • Beth Nathan

    $25

  • Brian O'Connor

    $75

  • Tomi Schulthe...

    $25

  • Chris Wills

    $20

  • The Viangis

    $20

  • Laura Weiss

    $20

  • Jim Schulthe...

    $25

  • Darryl and Rosie

    $15

  • Mary Morrisse...

    $20

  • s. barnett

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Tommie Marsters

    $200

  • Lehman-R...

    $100

  • Sue

    $100

  • Gary Anderson

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • sadie mae

    $50

  • Cheryl Younger

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Ann and Jim Sidford

    $75

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Sharon Miller

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $140

  • Anonymous

    $200

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $170

  • Benjamin Curran

    $100

  • Randy Vonck

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Laura Colosi

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $85

  • Charles Robins & Jennifer Guinan

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $120

  • Anonymous

    $300

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $20

  • Luciano Silva

    $20

  • Robert Bochenek

    $20

  • Automotive Industry Action Group

    $1,000

  • David Zimmer Birmingham Rotary

    $50

  • Barbara Charlip

    $1,000

  • Anonymous

    $15

  • Q. G. Love

     

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $115

  • Anonymous

    $20

  • Cindy M

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • Treger Strasberg

    $500

  • Sherry Fredericks

    $25

  • Stephanie Boehmig

    $250

  • Elizabeth Skinner

    $25

  • Richard Mandell

    $500

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Felicia Eisenberg Molnar

     

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Julie Noblitt

    $100

  • Mark Petroff

    $250

  • Sharon and Marshall Charlip

    $200

  • Material Concepts, Inc.

    $150

  • Lisa Langley

    $25

  • Jeff Barber GDC

    $500

  • April Head

    $50

  • Project Breaker

    $100

  • Duke

    $20

  • Nina Holden

     

  • M.J. Foley Company

    $500

  • Valerie Rangel

    $30

  • Jenenne Whitfield

    $25

  • Nancy and Bill Lausch

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • korotkin insurance group

    $150

  • anne roberts

    $50

  • Michael & Denise Doooley

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Caroline Morris

     

  • in honor of the designer... up the great...

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • John Gillmore

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $85

  • Anonymous

    $20

  • James Barbat

    $100

  • Monica Wilson

    $50

  • Harvest Crittenden

     

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Caroline Musselwh...

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • our lady queen of martyrs njhs

    $400

  • Cash

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • BorgWarner

    $200

  • Anonymous

    $205

  • Anonymous

    $30

  • Lynne Scruggs

     

  • Anonymous

    $200

  • Gg

    $100

  • God bless your work

    $25

  • The Overbey Family

    $400

  • sIMON wILSON

    $20

  • giack selloni

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Nancy Wade

    $100

  • Drew & Carolyn Johnson

    $50

  • Ann Tracy

    $25

  • Leah B

     

  • clujan

     

  • Lawrence Sutherland

    $11

  • Anonymous

    $85

  • Wilson Family

    $100

  • Keven Schwartz

    $75

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $85

  • Julie Bogas

    $100

  • Amy and Scott Bragg

     

  • Rorri Green

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • Sarah Maryam Moosvi

    $25

  • from Hong Kong

    $100

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Bill and Jan
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To a terrific project!
To a terrific project!
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ANONYMOUS
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What a fabulous concept! Th…
What a fabulous concept! Thank you for all you do.
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ANONYMOUS
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I agree with this from all o…
I agree with this from all of my being. This is the kind of step in the right direction that I have been hoping for. It brings me to tears to see something so simple is becoming so large due to believe, hope and pride.
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inspiring story, keep up the…
inspiring story, keep up the work and keep employing more and more people :)
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Inspiring story, we need mor…
Inspiring story, we need more people in society to fix the problems not just put bandaids on them.
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Inspiring story, we need mor…
Inspiring story, we need more people in society to fix the problems not just put bandaids on them.
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Inspiring story, we need mor…
Inspiring story, we need more people in society to fix the problems not just put bandaids on them.
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Inspiring story, we need mor…
Inspiring story, we need more people in society to fix the problems not just put bandaids on them.
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EMPOWERMENT PLAN
CROWDRISE : Dec 20, 2012
EIN: 45-3265365
BASED: Detroit, MI, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: http://www.empowermentplan.org/

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OUR MISSION

We're a Detroit based organization focused on educating, employing, and empowering homeless individuals to create a better life for themselves and their families while producing a humanitarian product for those in need.

The Empowerment Plan employs and trains homeless single parents to manufacture a garment that serves as both a coat and a sleeping bag. These coats are then distributed back to those in need across the nation. 

Through training and steady employment the individuals we hire are able to elevate themselves from the cycle of poverty. Within the first few months of working with our program, everyone is able to move off the streets or out of shelters into secure and furnished housing. We focus on empowering our team with the confidence and skills necessary for a more sustainable, financially stable and healthier life. 

We currently have a total staff of 25 and are on track to manufacture and distribute 6,500 coats this year. We are already in 29 states and 4 Canadian provinces and are excited to continue to expand our reach. 

We believe in giving second chances to those who want it, and warmth to those who need it. #spreadthewarmth

Copyright © Veronika Scott and The Empowerment Plan.

EIN: 45-3265365 • http://www.empowermentplan.org/

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