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Now in its third year! For Ages 12-16. JUL 28 - AUG 1 10AM - 4PM.

FFP partnered with the Green Festival in DC for their Fashionably Green Fashion Show featuring DC Designer Elizabeth St. John.

FFP concluded 2nd Annual Summer Fashion Camp at Artisphere

Fashion Fights Poverty, in partnership with Artisphere, concluded its second Summer Fashion Camp with a student showcase August 2, 2013. Students learned with instructors Aidah Fontenot and Kelli Morford about eco-ethical design. They created hand sewn, upcycled fashions, jewelry made with recycled materials and paper beads, created their own fabric patterns, among with fun and creative projects.

Watch this episode of Conscious Living as we experience DC's hottest feel good fashion show, Fashion Fights Poverty and get an inside look at the brilliant mind of up and coming sustainable couture designer Luis Valenzuela.

FFP concluded first Summer Fashion Camp at Artisphere

Fashion Fights Poverty, in partnership with Artisphere, concluded first Summer Fashion Camp with a student showcase August 3, 2012. The students learned about eco/ethical fashion while honing their hand sewing skills and working on fun projects. Instructors included Aidah Fontenot, Kimberly Goldson and Kiah Rhodes.

upcoming events

"Fashionably Green" Fashion Shows: Green Festival NYC Saturday April 26th and Sunday April 27th, 2014

Join Fashion Fights Poverty at the Green Festival New York for “Fashionably Green New York”.

For the first time, Green Festival New York will be held at Pier 94, at 55th Street and the West Side Highway.

Hitting the runway Saturday, April 26th and Sunday, April 27th, 2014 at 4:30pm, FFP will present emerging eco-sustainable and ethical designers.

Featured designers include Janelle Funari New York, Stash, Tilly and William, Vespertine, AstridLand, TABii JUST.

Come visit the Fashion Fights Poverty booth at the Green Festival where you can meet with a few of the featured designers, learn more about eco-ethical fashion and FFP programs. Featured clothing and accessories from Mehera Shaw, olsenHaus, Heart of Gold and others.

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About Fashion Fights Poverty

Fashion Fights Poverty (FFP) is one the largest non-profit ethical and eco fashion organizations in the United States, and the original eco fashion charity in Washington, DC. Honoring national and international designers who employ ethical practices in their design and manufacturing processes to create and sustain economic opportunity, FFP provides a forum for dialogue and awareness-building about how fashion, textiles, and design can alleviate poverty and empower communities.

To learn more, download our INFORMATION PACKET or email us at info@fashionfightspoverty.org.