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523 Spotlight: Entrepreneur Works

Jennifer Krout, our tireless operations director, has been on the Mighty Engine team since our humble beginnings; she knows all about what it takes to keep a small business afloat. That’s why she requested this week’s donation go to Entrepreneur Works, a nonprofit organization dedicated to growing microenterprises in local Philadelphia communities. Using a microcredit

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523 Spotlight: Imagining Hope

Our graphic designer, Vicky, chose to give this week’s donation to Imagining Hope, a nonprofit that encourages children to use their imaginations in the fight against cancer. The idea for the organization was inspired by Jarrod Skole, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer at age 10. When his blood levels became hard

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523 Spotlight: PhillyPatientRide

The name might’ve given it away, but Mighty Engine is all about forward motion. So it seemed natural to give this week’s donation to PhillyPatientRide, a collaborative effort between the American Cancer Society and Philly Car Share that calls on volunteer drivers to pick up patients from hospitals all over the city and take them

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523 Spotlight: Pathways to Housing

This week, we’re sending a $52 donation to Pathways to Housing, an organization that takes a common sense approach to ending chronic homelessness and treating psychiatric disability. Started in 1992 by Dr. Sam Tsemberis, Pathways implements the “Housing First” model, which posits that mental and emotional recovery only happen in a safe and stable environment.

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523 Spotlight: Girls Rock Philly

We at Mighty Engine remember the days of summer camp swag and garage band glory. That’s why this week’s donation goes to Girls Rock Philly, our city’s branch of a larger volunteer organization dedicated to empowering girls through music and community building. The organization hosted its’ first twenty girls in the summer of 2007 and

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