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Fashinnovation co-founder to receive ‘Women of Inspiration’ award – WWD

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Delivering Good, a nonprofit that brings together retailers, manufacturers, foundations and individuals to support those affected by poverty and tragedy, said it will soon feature Jordana Guimarães, co-founder of Fashinnovation, a platform which promotes innovation in the fashion industry, with its annual Women Inspiration Awards.

Presented by Delivering Good, the award is presented to female leaders who inspire others through their work. Guimarães will receive the award at the 15th Annual Women of Inspiration Luncheon, to be held June 8 at the Pierre Hotel in New York City.

This year, the key phrase of her Women of Inspiration luncheon is “Celebrating Engagement, Collaboration and Community” and will be hosted by Tijana Ibrahimovic, Founder and Developer of POP Style TV Channel and Multimedia. Ibrahimovic was also a panel moderator in three editions of Fashinnovation’s Worldwide Talks.

They noted that the organization’s awards luncheon is attended by nearly 400 members from the apparel, finance, media, real estate, retail and licensing sectors.

Guimarães is a strong and influential voice in the technology and sustainability segments of the fashion industry. She is also the author of a book published last year, “It Can Be You: Humanizing Homelessness,” which focuses on compassion and the human spirit.

Delivering Good aims to “help those affected by poverty and tragedy with new goods, effectively distributed through a network of partner agencies to deliver hope, dignity and self-esteem to children, families and individuals. at risk,” the organization said.

Since its launch in 1985, more than $2 billion in donated goods have been distributed through its network to help people affected by poverty and disaster around the world, and 98% of Delivering Good’s revenue goes to its program. charity distributing clothing, accessories, shoes, home furnishings, toys, books and other useful items, according to the firm.

Guimarães said of receiving the award, “I wanted to share it with all of you, as you have been such a supporter and inspiration to my work and my mission with Fashinnovation. To receive the Women’s Award from the Inspirational year This year leaves me beyond humbled, but it wouldn’t have been possible without the support and most importantly the inspiration you have given me. Thank you.”

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