5.7m IMMIGRANT WOMEN IN THE U.S LIVE BELOW THE POVERTY LINE...

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is a New York City-based entrepreneurship and workforce development program that trains and supports women from low-income and immigrant communities to launch viable apparel careers and businesses. By learning the standard techniques and ethical business practices of the garment industry, our clients professionalize their sewing and design skills, overcome barriers to employment, and ultimately, change the economics of the apparel industry.

OUR MISSION ...

is to change the economics of the apparel industry through helping underserved women overcome professional barriers within the garment industry and to achieve financial prosperity through enhanced technical efficiency and increased employment opportunities.