Support for Custom Collaborative creates work and businesses for low-income women in garment manufacturing. Your generous gift helps participants professionalize their garment design skills and get hands-on experience, as well as start new new careers as artisans and entrepreneurs.  We are creating a network of skilled professionals and cultivating a customer base to extend Custom Collaborative's social and economic impact. 

Your Donation's Impact

$1,200: Stipend for one Training Institute student

$800: Industrial machine

$400: Museum trip for one class

$200: Class supplies for one student

OTHER WAYS to help us empower women

Ngozi Okaro selecting fabric

In-kind donations

  • Donate dress forms, fabric and sewing machines.

custom collaborative training program in action


  • Volunteer as a model for students (women of all sizes and shapes are needed).

  • Volunteer as a classroom assistant.

  • Volunteer as a guest speaker.

Custom Collaborative students taking a picture together

Partner with us

  • Introduce us to donors and investors.

  • Refer potential students to our program.

  • Talk to us about contract manufacturing.

  • Talk to us about hiring graduates.