Threads for Teens (Detroit Chapter)
Foster girls only receive an average allowance of $75 each year for clothing, which obviously isn't enough. That's where we come in. We host pop up shops where foster girls and girls in need can come in and pick out two outfits of their choice. Being an Ashoka Changemaker means fulfilling a need that needs to be met, and sometimes that means defying the status quo along the way.
The $1,000 seed funding would fund our backpack program where we fill backpacks with school supplies and other goodies to ensure that they are prepared for school.