The Runway of Dreams Foundation is a nonprofit that works toward a future of inclusion, acceptance, and opportunity in the fashion industry for people with disabilities. Founded on the basis that clothing is a basic human need, the Runway of Dreams Foundation develops, delivers and supports charitable initiatives to broaden the reach of adaptive clothing and promote the differently-abled community in the fashion industry.
Founded in 2014 by Mindy Scheier – a fashion designer and mother of a child with a disability. Their mission is simple: PROMOTING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY AND ADVANCING THE FUTURE OF ADAPTIVE DESIGN AND INNOVATION
Check them out on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/runwayofdreams/.
At #MarlasMentions, a new series shining the light on people and organizations who deserve a mention. Do you know an individual or organization who is making a difference and either giving back or making things happen in the disability community? ⠀
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💗 If you know anyone or organization that is making a difference, please let me know by: ● emailing me their name and/or Instagram profile link, to firstname.lastname@example.org, along with what it is that they are doing that is making a difference ● and the target population they are serving. 💗