#iamWomankind is a digital campaign designed to highlight the strength, beauty, and uniqueness of Womankind and our community. Throughout the month of March, MADE by DWC will be telling the stories of the women on our team, and uplifting the voices of women in our job-training program. We will also hosting a series of community events to showcase the work we do and impact we make in our community.

How to get involved?

We want to hear your story and how you're inspired by Womankind in your life! Purchase one of our Womankind Products, and tag us on Instagram/Facebook (@madebydwc). We'll share your post and feature your story on our social media channels!


Upcoming Events


MADE by DWC was launched by the Downtown Women’s Center in 2011. As we enter our 10-year anniversary, we will take a look back on our successes, impact and share what we’ve learned.

Join us on Thursday, March 25th at 5:00pm

Speaker Line Up:
Zanetta Smith, Brotherhood Crusade & TEDxCrenshaw
Joe Altepeter, MADE by DWC - Chief Social Enterprise Office
Carla Javits - REDF, President & CEO
LaVena Lewis, Program Graduate & Entrepreneur

Want to make your own scented candles... but not sure where to start? Join our expert candle-making artisans from MADE by DWC for a hands-on candle-pouring workshop! Our artisans will teach you everything you need to know about candle-making and will discuss how MADE by DWC creates economic opportunities for women overcoming homelessness through our job-training program. Grab everything you need by purchasing one of our Create-A-Candle Kits and meet us online!

 Purchase your Create-A-Candle Kit