CONGRATULATIONS TO COMFORT CASES, OUR $75,000 DONATION WINNER! 

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 7 OTHER FINALISTS. THEY WILL EACH RECEIVE A DONATION OF $5,000 FROM DSW!

2017 Finalists

Comfort Cases

Winner
Erica T., SHOP NINJA

Mission: 

At Comfort Cases, we envision a world in which foster youth are treated with dignity and compassion and where communities are committed to helping them thrive. Comfort Cases' mission is to provide overnight bags with comfort and essential items for children entering the foster care system. We also advocate for systemic reforms that ensure foster youth have every opportunity to realize their dreams and thrive.

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Maria X. , OFFICIAL SHOP MASTER

Mission:

Ensure every child, sibling and parent impacted by childhood cancer has the support, encouragement and resources to Never Ever Give Up!

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Tara C., MARKETING GENIUS

Mission: 

We exist to foster hope, happiness, and healing for families raising kids with life-threatening illnesses. A Kid Again programs involve the entire family (not just the child who is ill) to improve the well-being of everyone affected by the illness. This helps encourage and strengthen the ill child’s primary support network during the most difficult period of their lives.

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Jessica S., SALES FLOOR SUPERSTAR

Mission: 

To build strong, stable, and secure military families so they can thrive — not simply struggle to get by — in the communities they have worked so hard to protect.

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Nicholas L. , SALES COMMANDER

Mission: 

The mission of The Trevor Project is to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning young people.

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Gwendolyn G., STORE BOSS

Mission: 

The singular aim of Providence House is to break the homeless cycle one family at a time.

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Jim W., SENIOR MERCH EXTRAORDINAIRE

Mission:

To empower young people – especially those who need us most – to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

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Toni S., SUPER SALES GURU

Mission: 

The Arc of Loudoun at Paxton Campus’ mission is to maximize the potential of children while supporting families and individuals with disabilities so that they may thrive in the community.

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