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LUXURY FASHION’S 501 C 3 ORGANIZATION Since 2006 JARLUXE  FOUNDATION Fashion’s Future Executives
<ul><li>FASHION IS  </li></ul><ul><li>SERIOUS BUSINESS </li></ul><ul><li>IN THIS MOMENT OF ECONOMIC WOES, THIS IS THE MOST...
<ul><li>DID YOU KNOW… </li></ul><ul><li>75% of minority youth dream of running a business but don’t know how to locate the...
JarLuxe Mission <ul><li>EDUCATE-ENDOW-EMPOWER </li></ul>JarLuxe   serves as a luxury fashion career resource for underpriv...
Bridging the Gap <ul><li>JarLuxe   bridges the networking gap between aspiring youth  </li></ul><ul><li>& successful  </li...
Registered Executives  include  the  following companies
JARLUXE STUDENTS REPRESENT THE FOLLOWING INSTITUTIONS <ul><li>LIM COLLEGE </li></ul><ul><li>BERKELEY COLLEGE </li></ul><ul...
JarLuxe Fashion Business 2010 Workshop Series <ul><li>Intro to the Wholesale Business of Luxury Fashion </li></ul><ul><li>...
JarLuxe Statistics: New York City <ul><li>Marketing Reach: 30,000 Students  </li></ul><ul><li>High School Reach: 1,500 Sch...
JarLuxe Internship  Program Niche <ul><li>JarLuxe provides  workshops that our students must pass in order to qualify  for...
Mentorship Program <ul><li>Student Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>To provide JARLUXE FOUNDATION student members the opportunit...
Mentorship Program <ul><li>Mentor Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrates professionalism and a commitment to personal and...
Scholarship Program Awarded $16,000 in 2009 <ul><li>Assists financially underprivileged minority students receive a qualit...
JARLUXE FOUNDATION Fashion’s Future Executives LUXURY FASHION’S 501 C 3 ORGANIZATION www.jarluxe.org
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About JarLuxe Foundation

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Introduction to JarLuxe Foundation. Overview of programs, our results, and initiatives.

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  1. 1. LUXURY FASHION’S 501 C 3 ORGANIZATION Since 2006 JARLUXE FOUNDATION Fashion’s Future Executives
  2. 2. <ul><li>FASHION IS </li></ul><ul><li>SERIOUS BUSINESS </li></ul><ul><li>IN THIS MOMENT OF ECONOMIC WOES, THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT TIME TO HELP OUR YOUTH RECEIVE A QUALITY EDUCATION. </li></ul><ul><li>15% OF MINORITIES ARE FASHION EXECUTIVES COMPARED TO 75% EMPLOYED IN THE FASHION </li></ul><ul><li>RETAIL INDUSTRY </li></ul><ul><li>JARLUXE FOUNDATION IS ONE OF THE FIRST, IF NOT ONLY, LUXURY FASHION 501 C 3 ORGANIZATION’S PROVIDING COMPETENT LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS IN THE AREAS OF SCHOLARSHIP, INTERNSHIP, & MENTORSHIP TO UNDERPRIVELEGED STUDENTS </li></ul><ul><li>BE THEIR HOPE: PRESERVE OUR YOUTH </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>DID YOU KNOW… </li></ul><ul><li>75% of minority youth dream of running a business but don’t know how to locate the resources </li></ul><ul><li>Since 2008, the combined buying power of African Americans, Asian Americans and Native Americans will exceed $1.5 trillion a 231% increase from 1990 </li></ul>Target Market News :http//targetmarketnews.com/buyingpowerstats.htm The new agenda for minority business development, BCG report 2005 The U.S. Youth Market, Packaged Facts, July 2003
  4. 4. JarLuxe Mission <ul><li>EDUCATE-ENDOW-EMPOWER </li></ul>JarLuxe serves as a luxury fashion career resource for underpriveleged youth (aged 15-20 years old). Our mission is to facilitate valuable skill building resources; ultimately producing future competent business leaders in the Luxury Fashion industry.
  5. 5. Bridging the Gap <ul><li>JarLuxe bridges the networking gap between aspiring youth </li></ul><ul><li>& successful </li></ul><ul><li>Luxury Fashion </li></ul><ul><li>Executives </li></ul><ul><li>representing </li></ul><ul><li>Luxury, Designer, & </li></ul><ul><li>Ready to Wear </li></ul><ul><li>companies </li></ul><ul><li>JarLuxe Programs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internships </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mentorship </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scholarships </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Workshops & Conferences </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Registered Executives include the following companies
  7. 7. JARLUXE STUDENTS REPRESENT THE FOLLOWING INSTITUTIONS <ul><li>LIM COLLEGE </li></ul><ul><li>BERKELEY COLLEGE </li></ul><ul><li>FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY </li></ul><ul><li>PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN </li></ul><ul><li>PRATT INSTITUTE </li></ul><ul><li>SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO </li></ul>
  8. 8. JarLuxe Fashion Business 2010 Workshop Series <ul><li>Intro to the Wholesale Business of Luxury Fashion </li></ul><ul><li>Fashion Executive Careers in the Industry </li></ul><ul><li>Fashion Law </li></ul><ul><li>Launching and Branding a Luxury Line </li></ul><ul><li>Sourcing Strategies for a New World Market </li></ul><ul><li>The Art of Visual Presentation </li></ul>
  9. 9. JarLuxe Statistics: New York City <ul><li>Marketing Reach: 30,000 Students </li></ul><ul><li>High School Reach: 1,500 Schools </li></ul><ul><li>RBI Partner: Major League Baseball </li></ul><ul><li>Educational Partner </li></ul><ul><li>New York Department of Education </li></ul><ul><li>100 Registered Corporate Executives </li></ul>
  10. 10. JarLuxe Internship Program Niche <ul><li>JarLuxe provides workshops that our students must pass in order to qualify for an internship with one of our participating Luxury companies. These workshops include: </li></ul><ul><li>The Beginning of Your Career: Building Your Professional Network </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook and Networking Sites: Personal vs. Professional </li></ul><ul><li>International Fashion Business Etiquette </li></ul><ul><li>Etiquette of Competent Business Ethics </li></ul><ul><li>Modern Manners from Cyberspace to Cell Phones </li></ul><ul><li>Personal Savvy for Professional Success </li></ul><ul><li>The Art of Listening </li></ul><ul><li>The Resume/The Interview </li></ul><ul><li>Dining in Business </li></ul><ul><li>Preparation for Corporate America </li></ul>
  11. 11. Mentorship Program <ul><li>Student Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>To provide JARLUXE FOUNDATION student members the opportunity to communicate with JARLUXE FOUNDATION Fashion professional members on an informal basis. </li></ul><ul><li>  Provides a forum for dialogue and networking with practicing Fashion professionals in New York </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to discuss career options in Corporate fashion settings </li></ul><ul><li>Become familiar with challenges and current issues in the profession </li></ul><ul><li>Gain exposure to diverse perspectives and experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Gain a greater knowledge of career success factors </li></ul><ul><li>Develop a professional relationship for guidance and support </li></ul><ul><li>Increase self-confidence </li></ul>
  12. 12. Mentorship Program <ul><li>Mentor Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrates professionalism and a commitment to personal and professional development </li></ul><ul><li>Provides intrinsic satisfaction </li></ul><ul><li>Gain exposure to the fresh ideas of those who will shape the future of our profession </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to learn interests and concerns of Fashion’s future executives </li></ul><ul><li>Assist an aspiring student in shaping his or her future career path </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to strengthen knowledge base and improve communication skills </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance leadership, teaching, and coaching skills </li></ul><ul><li>Create new support networks with other professionals </li></ul>
  13. 13. Scholarship Program Awarded $16,000 in 2009 <ul><li>Assists financially underprivileged minority students receive a quality education </li></ul><ul><li>Qualifying students are overachievers </li></ul><ul><li>Students have a passion in giving back to their communities </li></ul><ul><li>Scholars are required to be mentors </li></ul>
  14. 14. JARLUXE FOUNDATION Fashion’s Future Executives LUXURY FASHION’S 501 C 3 ORGANIZATION www.jarluxe.org

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