What: Collaboration with Tommey Walker and his label DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY
The place: 11 US cities picked as Changemakers cities by Gucci, and on Gucci.com
Why: Gucci is furthering its dedication to its social affect initiative, Gucci Changemakers, by collaborating with Detroit native Tommey Walker and his model DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY on a collection of 11 t-shirts highlighting Gucci’s eleven Changemaker cities (Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington D.C). Gucci tapped Walker and his model as a result of the ingenuity and sincerity of his model caught their eye and matched completely with the model’s reinvigorated dedication to community-based change.
That is the primary fashion-based program that the Changemakers program is releasing, and a portion of the income from the shirts might be donated to the 2020 and not too long ago introduced 2021 Gucci Changemakers North America Influence Fund winners. The winners are organizations striving in the direction of social and racial fairness, specializing in constructing connections and alternatives inside communities of colour.
The shirts retail for $390 USD, obtainable in all eleven cities and Gucci.com. A particular version shirt which says “GUCCI VS. EVERYBODY” might be obtainable completely at Troy Somerset Assortment Gucci in Detroit.
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