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WKU Fashion Inc. seeks donations for clothing drive


WKU Fashion Inc. is holding a clothing drive from now until Wednesday, May 1.

Fashion Inc. is a student organization that promotes fashion awareness and interest in fashion careers throughout the campus and community, according to their Instagram

Donations for the clothing drive may include gently used or new clothing, but no categories are specifically requested. 

According to their Instagram, a drop-off box will be located in the Academic Complex applied human sciences department third-floor office. 

According to the faculty advisor for the group, Seth Howard, the items will be donated to local organizations including Hope House and Refuge BG

Hope House is an organization dedicated to “alleviat[ing] physical and spiritual poverty through gospel restoration,” according to their website.

Through being committed to the Bible, the gospel and holistic benevolence, they offer services including education, transportation, addiction recovery, workforce deployment and financial empowerment. 

Refuge BG, according to their website, is a “locally founded and community driven non-profit that helps refugees thrive in their new home.”

They offer a multitude of opportunities including an English Academy, a Driving Academy, immigration document processing, work with occupations and recreation purposes by offering a community soccer league.

News Reporter Kaylee Hawkins can be reached at [email protected].

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