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The Empowerment Plan

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Empowerment Plan is a job training program based in Detroit, MI that was founded in 2011. As of 2019 they had $2.7 million in revenue and $2.6 million in assets.

Instill dignity and pride within those living on The streets. Provide protection from The harsh elements to homeless individuals. Create a skilled workforce out of previously homeless women by giving them a second chance at a better life for themselve...

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Program areas at The Empowerment Plan

Design, produce, and distribute mpwr coats that will protect homeless individuals from The harsh elements.

Empowerment Plan created a subsidiary legal entity, which is a single-member llc with passthrough tax exemption, called maxwell detroit, llc. Maxwell detroit, llc designs and produces coats and other products for commercial sale while employing individuals who are overcoming homelessness and poverty.

Provide training and employment to homeless individuals to participate in The coat manufacturing process.

Form 990s for The Empowerment Plan

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Sep 15, 2020990View PDF
2018-03Jul 30, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 3, 2017990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Empowerment Plan

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,707,745
Program services$4,426
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-786
Net income from fundraising events$4,987
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,232
Total revenues$2,718,604

Vendors for The Empowerment Plan

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Doeren MayhewTax accounting2020-09-15
███████████Content management system software2020-02-29
█████████Fundraising software2020-02-29
██████ ███Software2019-03-05
███████ ███ ██████████General Fundraising$16,6402017-12-01
███████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2015-01-27

Personnel at The Empowerment Plan

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Veronika ScottChief Executive Officer and Founder$125,208Sept. 15, 2020
Jim ParkManufacturing Director-Feb. 5, 2019
█████ ████Chairman of the Board$0March 31, 2019

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