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Fashion FOr Progression

What is Fashion For Progression?

At Fashion For Progression we are on a mission to make a meaningful impact in our community ​by offering a helping hand and fostering creativity through funding, learning and relationships. ​Our organization was founded on the belief that by empowering individuals and providing ​essential resources, we can build a stronger and more vibrant community.

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Reached over 17,000

Community members

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Over 1000 Students


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Hundreds of Fashion

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Join Us in Empowering Lives Through Fashion

At Fashion for Progression, we are dedicated to providing ​FREE monthly education workshops that empower ​individuals through the art of fashion. We achieve this ​through the invaluable support of our cherished partners ​and generous individuals like you.

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What do we Do?


Grant Support: At Fashion for Progression, our commitment lies in empowering ​emerging fashion designers by offering financial support to fuel the expansion of ​their ventures. Our grants typically range from $1,000 to $5,000, aiming to ​provide the crucial backing necessary for designers to catalyze growth and ​innovation within their companies.


Sewing and Design Workshops: We are passionate about empowering individuals with the skills to create and design their own clothing. Our sewing and design workshops are open to people of all ages and backgrounds. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience, our expert instructors are here to guide you in the art of sewing and design, encouraging creativity and self-expression.

Entrepreneurship Education: We are committed to fostering entrepreneurship in our community. Our free classes and workshops provide aspiring entrepreneurs with valuable knowledge, resources, and mentorship to help them turn their ideas into successful businesses. We believe that by supporting local entrepreneurs, we can stimulate economic growth and create opportunities for individuals and families.

Donation Drives and Fundraising: To sustain and ​expand our services, we organize clothing drives, ​fundraising events, and initiatives. Your support, ​whether through clothing donations or financial ​contributions, enables us to reach more people and ​provide even more comprehensive assistance.

Clothing Donations and ​Distribution: At Fashion For ​Progression, we collect and ​distribute clothing to those in need, ​including the homeless and children. ​Our goal is to provide warmth, ​comfort, and dignity to individuals ​who may not have access to proper ​attire. We believe that everyone ​deserves to feel valued and cared ​for.





By providing grant support, creative workshops, clothing ​donation, education and community support, Fashion For ​Progression aims to be a beacon of hope and ​opportunity for our community. Together, we can create ​positive change and inspire a brighter future for all.


Loren Hicks


Chad White


Jieyu Wang


Cindy Werner


Joshua Banks

Chief Operations Officer

Maanami Pruyer

Advocacy Director

Vyas Shanoy

Program Director

Jenny Morgan

Board Member

Wendy Williams

Board Member

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220 S. Main St.

Royal Oak, MI 48067

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