Founded by: Jill Halverson
MADE by DWC is a social enterprise created to break the cycles of chronic homelessness and unemployment in Los Angeles. By empowering women to rebuild self-esteem, discover talents, and develop skills through vocational opportunities, MADE by DWC generates economic and social capital that enables them to overcome barriers to employment.
HandMADE is the signature line of artisan products created by DWC program participants. By purchasing these handmade products, people contribute to breaking the cycles of chronic unemployment and homelessness for women in the Skid Row community. 100% of HandMade purchases goes directly to DWC programs and services.
HandMADE X LA Original are selling a series of candles created by women from the MADEbyDWC program and are available for sale.