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The Giving Closet

The life of a celebrity is one filled with glitz, glamour, and endorsements. While many, if not most stars earn paychecks large enough to afford any label, they are still given free pieces from designers. One stylist however, decided to take this common business trend and style it in a charitable manner. Rather than sending set-aside merchandise to celebrities, wardrobe specialist Sam Russell saw an opportunity to empower women in need by providing them with clothing and a better future, which regardless of one’s opinion on the matter, have proven to nevertheless influence each other. 

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Eastern Congo Initiative

Actor and director Ben Affleck saw the atrocities occurring within the DRC and took it upon himself to utilize his success in a way that could change the current condition of the Congolese people for the better.  To do this, Affleck started the non-profit organization known as the Eastern Congo Initiative (ECI) in 2010. Since its foundation, ECI has set high standards for the reconstruction of eastern Congo, with goals focusing in on two main areas of support: grants and advocacy.

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Do Good, Eat Good


Everyone needs to eat, right? And sometimes here at Barnabas Clothing Co., we get a little hungry while we’re busy making all of our awesome products. So we thought we would grab a bite to eat from one of these great companies that are making a difference.

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