ABOUT | Our Funders & Supporters

The Empowerment Group also thanks the following organizations for their generous support of our programs in 2004-2005:

• Allen Hilles Fund
• Allstate Foundation
• Barra Foundation
• Citizens Bank Foundation
• Connelly Foundation
• Corporation for National and Community Service
• Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
• Douty Foundation
• Edouard Foundation
• Elsie Lee Garthwaite Foundation
• First Union Foundation
• FleetBoston Financial Foundation
• Henrietta Tower Wurts Foundation
• Huston Foundation
• Maxwell Strawbridge Foundation
• Pew Charitable Trusts
• Pennsylvania Department of Community Economic Development
• Philadelphia Activities Fund
• Philadelphia Commerce Department
• Philadelphia Empowerment Zone
• Philadelphia Foundation
• Philadelphia Weed and Seed, US Department of Justice
• Rosenberg Foundation
• United Way
• U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
• U.S. Department of Labor/ETA Earmark

In-kind Assistance

• Al Día Newspaper
• Office of Planning and Architecture
• Deloitte and Touche
• OneMo Studio
• Philadelphia VIP Program
• Proyecto Sin Fronteras/ Open Borders Project
• Reed Smith, Inc.
• Teaming for Technology
• Vox Populi Art Gallery
• Cardinal Bevilacqua Community Center
• Yards Brewing Company
• Johnson & Johnson Associates
• University of Pennsylvania Office of Student Employment
• Wharton School at the University of PA

Thanks to our Supporters

As we near the end of our 2004-2005 Annual Campaign, we owe a huge thanks to our many friends and supporters who have contributed:

Susan Berg, Jeff Berger, Jenny Pahys, Laurence Brown, Patrick Cabello-Hansel, Cynthia Caldwell, John Caskey, Jennifer Chun, Luis Cortes, Maurice Eldridge, Gail and Gary Felberbaum, Michael Felberbaum, Lili Froehling, Merrrian Fuller, Jean and Anne Gallier, Susannah Garboden, Napoleon Garcia, John Gerber, Aaron Greer, David and Jean Gumpert, Jason Gumpert, Marlene and Clark Harrington, Theodore L. Hill, Ronald Howard, Umi Howard, Joan Javier, Doua Kue, Robert Linneman, Darius Loghmanee, Craig Long, Melanie Lowe, Virginia Martin, Estelle Meyer, Roslyn and Jeremy Meyer, Peter Murray, Andrea and Jeff Needel, Jaime and Jerry Needel, Matt Pearce, Philadelphia Workforce Development Corporation, Manuel Portillo, Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration, Bruce Quigley, Marianne Reis, Estela Reyes-Bugg, Karen and Edgar Roman, Andrew and Karen Rouse, Julia Scharff, Srinija Srinivasan Fund, Elaine Stratt, Min Suh, Keith Sutter, John Thomas (In loving memory of Charles E. Thomas), AndrewToy, Marc Trachtenberg, Barry Wahner, Amy Walter, Suki West, Victoria West, White Dog Cafe Foundation, Peter Willmert