FYMO hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Details and updates on each of our events are available via our calendar and our Facebook page. Don't forget to "Like us" on Facebook!
FYMO's "Giving to Live" 5K Cancer Run/Walk is an exciting event hosted every summer. Family, friends, co-workers and community groups are encouraged to participate in this non-competitive, high energy, fun Run/Walk. The funds raised from this event are given directly to local Cancer patients for health related costs.
FYMO's "Giving to Live" Fashion Show is a biennial event hosted to showcase not only our student's accomplishments, but also the work of local designers. This public event combines elements of fashion, entertainment, prestige, and glamour - all while raising funds for a worthy cause!.
Every year, thousands of children are battling cancer. For these children and their families, Christmas is so much more than a gift, it's about celebrating life. To help bring joy to suffering families FYMO directors and students host the” Giving to Live "Toy Drive". Children across Northern California will receive an official "Giving to Live" gift box with a new toy for the child battling cancer and their siblings each holiday season.
FYMO's hope is to transforms lives through systematic change starting with our health and overall lifestyle. Our "Finally Home" Program will help to aid challenges that prevent many of our people from having the life intended for them.
Fashion Your Mind Organization (FYMO) Community Thrift Store, will engage in retailing new and gently used apparel (Clothing, accessories and footwear), new and used books, new and used furniture (Furniture, kitchenware and home furnishings), new and used household appliances, new and used merchandise, new and used sporting goods and other new and used goods that are donated by the members of the public and other donation partnership programs designed for the purpose of raising money for Fashion Your Mind Organization a Non Profit 501 (c) (3) Corporation whose mission is to ease the burden of children and adults living with cancer and encourage new career paths for participants of our Fashion and Creative Arts Program and to launch and support our "Finally Home" Program.
FYMO's "Finally Home" Program's mission is to help the homeless people on the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana and The San Francisco Bay Area by providing the homeless with essential supplies needed to love a sustainable life. Other services provided are job development skills and help in searching for permanent housing through our community stores and satellite locations throughout New Orleans LA and the Greater Sacramento and San Francisco Bay Area.
Our vision is to build a foundation to provide long term shelter for the homeless.