2017: It's time for a Fashion Revolution

Made for Freedom is proud to participate once more in Fashion Revolution in 2017. To learn more about this incredible movement for ethical and sustainable fashion, that aims to truly change the world, read on. We've highlighted excerpts from Fashion Revolution's Whitepaper. Read more here.On 24 April 2013, over 1,130 people were killed when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dh…

3 Gifts for Your World-Changer Valentine

Tis the season for chocolates & flowers, but in a time when so much of our country (and the world) seems in chaos and turmoil, it's hard to turn your attention to the lighter side of things. So many of us are caught up doing our part to make the world a better place - and we forget to pause and enjoy the parts of life that are going right.Your world-changer is busy making things happen - vo…

You Are Invited: 31 Days of Strength and Dignity

Nearly every day I read about an individual or group that is impacting the lives of those in need. Whether it is education for girls, water for the poor or shelter for those fleeing for their lives it is inspiring and a refreshing counter the reports of hatred, malice and death.January is "National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month." Most states, countries and regions of the world ded…

When Does 1 + 1 = 3?

In Honor of the Resilience and Strength our Partner Centers, We are Thrilled to Introduce “113” Made for Freedom Tee Shirts!Imagine... ...that you are a young woman living in Port au Prince dealing with extreme poverty. You have been doing all you can to provide for your two children. Everyone in your slum community is struggling and feels The Reality of Economic Inequality. The best you ca…

Made for Freedom's Fashion Revolution Celebration Recap

After months of planning and preparing, our Fashion Revolution Celebration at TechArtista in St. Louis happened last Tuesday. We had a great time with all who came! Thank you, St. Louisans who spent their Tuesday night with us. We had 16 vendors selling ethically produced or environmentally friendly products like teas, baby clothes, jewelry, bags, wallets, skincare products, and of cour…

You're Invited! Fashion Revolution Celebration

In 12 days, Made for Freedom will be hosting an event in St. Louis, and you're invited!It’s going to be a shopping and fashion show extravaganza to remember! On Tuesday evening, April 21st from 5-9 pm, come shop a selection of unique and globally inspired fashion, home décor and hand-crafted items while enjoying live music, food, and a fashion show in one of St. Louis’s most unusual venues, …