Pepsi Stronger Together donated clothing and money to help local women in need. This donation will help empower women with a clothing donation to restock the City of Refuge’s closet for new residents.
The organization provides services to families and individuals in crisis, including housing, youth development and job training.
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“The dressing room offers more than clothes to these women, it is one of their first points of contact when they arrive and a source of confidence and self-respect. We find that when women like the clothes they wear, they respect themselves more and therefore demand respect from the people in their lives,” said Kelsi Franco, Director of Women’s Housing at City of Refuge. “This generous support from Pepsi Stronger Together allows us to continue to help the women who reside here with new clothing as well as resources to empower them, helping them build confidence and readiness for the job market and beyond. of the.”
Pepsi has also donated $20,000 to further support the important work done by the organization.
The donation kicked off this weekend’s Strength of a Woman festival and summit.
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