Thursday, May 31, 2012
Fashion has heart
Corporal Josh Hoffman was injured by asniper in Iraq. Paralyzed from the neck down and unable to speak, he was determined not to give up and was encouraged to use his creativity to help him recover. Fashion has heart , is a non-partisan, non-profit organization established to utilize the powerful mediums of art, design, and fashion to support and benefit wounded veterans. Inspired by Josh’s determination they teamed up graphic designers with woulded veterans to develop graphic designs which will then be made available for sale on apparel and products . Profits from which will benefit wounded veterans . At first designs were used for T shirts and Computer skins but now there are plans to include boots. Fashion for Heart teamed-up with Wolverine Worldwide and Bates Footwear.