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#ItCanBeYou

Feb 13, 2019
Humanizing Homelessness| Jason Naylor| Veronika Scott | DeeMo | Jordana Guimarães with her book #ItCanBeYou
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Fashinnovation’s Co-Founder, Jordana Guimarães, received Jason Naylor, Artist; Veronika Scott, Founder of The Empowerment Plan; Nadya Rousseau, Co-Founder of Alter New Media; DeeMo, Singer/ Actor/ Philanthropist. Jordana recently published #ItCanBeYou, her first book in which she discusses humanizing homelessness through fashion. The panelists discussed the importance of helping unhoused people and understanding that all of them have a story behind them.

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Veronika Scott
Veronika Scott
Founder, The Empowerment Plan

Founder of ‘The Empowerment Plan’, Veronika Scott has built an organization that began around the design of a coat that transforms into a sleeping bag for homeless people. That idea has now transformed into a system of empowerment that creates jobs to permanently lift people out of poverty.

Deemo
Deemo
Singer/Actor/Musician/Philanthropist

Dee-Morris, a singer/actor/musician is truly a renaissance man. He rose from the depths of poverty to become a full-time actor and singer. Dee-Morris (aka “DeeMo”) has been in countless television shows, films, commercials and magazines.

Jason Naylor
Jason Naylor
Artist

Jason is an award-winning artist, designer, and creative director based in Brooklyn, NY. Jason’s mission is to spread color and positivity across the globe. He breathes life into every project with an optimistic attitude, humility and confidence.

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