Fashwire has announced plans to accelerate its philanthropic mission, FashGive, as its Founder and CEO Kimberly Carney joins the Board of Gifting Brands, an organization which seeks to create unique consumer shopping experiences that combine the power of upscale retail brands, sustainable inventory solutions and philanthropy. Until November 23, Fashwire will donate $0.50 for every download of the app (App Store and Google Play) to support Gifting Brands.
“Gifting Brands’ mission complements the core values of Fashwire, and we are likeminded in that we fuse together fashion and philanthropic causes making this the ideal partnership,” stated Kimberly Carney, Fashwire Founder and CEO. “I am honored to join the board as we seek to find solutions in the fashion space while giving back to charitable organizations.”
Fashwire’s web and app-based fashion discovery global platform and shopping marketplace brings forward a portfolio of more than 300 emerging and established designers across more than 33 countries, in both the ready-to-wear and accessories space.
“Gifting Brands’ serves as a catalyst for charities that improve the lives of women, children and families through a unique consumer shopping experience,” said Jeannie Barsam, founder and CEO of Gifting Brands. “With Kimberly’s deep knowledge of a dual B2B and B2C marketplace, with Fashwire, we can work together to help solve excess inventory for private label and luxury brands, create a fun and fulfilling shopping experience for consumers while giving back to charities that are making a difference in the world.”