First Impressions: St. Louis, MO
Angela G. Liljequist
Mission: First Impressions is a men's boutique that aims to help homeless and under-privileged St. Louis citizens get and fitted for professional attire for job interviews, career fairs, and professional events. While being fashionably modern and sustainable, First Impressions aims to help the St. Louis community. With environmentally-friendly packaging and clothing, First Impressions not only supplies the attire, but also helps the individual get fitted and prepared for their specific goals and needs. First Impressions aims to empower these citizens to help them excel at their goal as well as empower their personal dignity. The purpose is assist as many of those in St. Louis who do not have access to the essential resources needed for job interviewing, career searching, and beyond.
Vision: First Impressions aims to be a proud St. Louis based company that focuses on sustainable clothing and packaging for its customer. It also aims to help homeless St. Louis citizens and empower them in positive and effective ways.
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Fontbonne University Archives
St. Louis, MO
menswear, socially responsible fashion, sustainable clothing, St. Louis retail, homeless, under-privileged, United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
Hadley, John, "First Impressions: St. Louis, MO" (2020). The Fashion Industry and Sustainable Development [FAS 494]. 3.
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United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
SDG 1: No Poverty
SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production