The Empowerment Plan

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The Empowerment Plan
The Empowerment Plan
CROWDRISE FEATURED : Dec 20, 2012
Tax ID: 45-3265365
BASED: Detroit, MI, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: www.empowermentplan.org

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.

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 transition from the shelter into secure and furnished housing. We focus on empowering our team with the confidence and skills needed for a more sustainable, financially stable and healthier life. 

We currently have a total staff of 40 and are on track to manufacture and distribute 6,500 coats this year. We distribute our coats globally and are excited to continue expanding our reach. With your support we can impact many through the jobs we create and the coats we make. #spreadthewarmth

Tax ID: 45-3265365 • www.empowermentplan.org

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