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Dignity U Wear Is Awarded a Hobbs Foundation Grant To Serve School Children in Need

03/23/2017

Jacksonville, FL, March 23, 2017 – Dignity U Wear, a nonprofit helping people in need with the gift of new size-specific clothing was awarded a grant to serve school children attending Baker County Schools. Dignity U Wear will help provide Baker County Schools new clothing for school personnel to utilize when a need is identified.

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CSX Donates Professional Attire to the NCC Success Closet

03/11/2017

Students at Nash Community College are one step closer to being career-ready thanks to CSX. The company donated new professional outfits to the college, that were assembled by a group of CSX intermodal employees…
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Dignity U Wear celebrates founder’s birthday

03/07/2017

A cake sat in the break room with “Happy Birthday Henri” written on it to commemorate the 90th birthday of the nonprofit’s founder, Henri Landwirth. March 7 was also deemed Henri Landwirth Day by the city of Jacksonville.
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Dignity U Wear open children’s clothing closet at Orange Park High School

03/06/2017

Clay County school district in partnership with Dignity U Wear, a nonprofit based in Jacksonville, recently opened the school system’s first children’s clothing closet at Orange Park High School.
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City Proclamation Named in Honor of Henri Landwirth

02/24/2017

The city of Jacksonville announces a Proclamation by Mayor Lenny Curry and named in honor of Henri Landwirth, founder of Dignity U Wear and Give Kids the World, also a Holocaust survivor, war veteran, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. This Proclamation is in honor of his 90th birthday, on March 7th.  
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Dignity U Wear Announces their Annual Undie Campaign 

02/07/2017

Dignity U Wear announces their Annual Undie Campaign ~ Drop Your Drawers, taking place March 1st to April 30th. This life altering drive needs your support, as underwear and socks are the most requested items by our agency partners. The goal is to collect 300,000 units of underwear and raise crucial funds. If in Northeast, FL donations can be dropped off at Dignity U Wear from April 25th—29th, 8:30 – 4:00 p.m.  
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Dignity U Wear Announces New President

09/29/2016

Jacksonville, FL, September 29 th , 2016 – Dignity U Wear is pleased to welcome Nicole Brose as President, effective October 3 rd , 2016. Nicole brings a wealth of nonprofit management experience in Northeast Florida, most recently with First Coast No More Homeless Pets.  “It is such an honor to be chosen as the President of Dignity U Wear. After reading Henri Landwirth’s book "Gift of Life" over a decade ago, I became inspired by his story and the founding of this transforming organization. I look forward to driving even more awareness and support, so that together we can continue giving the gift of dignity to people nationwide,” says Nicole Brose.  
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