25 May '13, 7pm

A great story by @twittlem on Toronto local #changemakers @Freedom_CC

A great story by @twittlem on Toronto local #changemakers @Freedom_CC

Changemaker is our series that highlights some really amazing work that is fueled by a passion and desire to change the world through sustainable efforts. Freedom Clothing Collective is a co-op store in Toronto that sells and supports local fashion, art and design. It promotes environmentally sustainable practices and community-oriented programming. We caught up with one of the founders, Karen Carrillo, to learn more about what they are doing to make a difference. Can you tell me a bit about your background, and what led you to starting Freedom? Both Jelena and I have been creative types, triers of new things, collectors and purveyors of beautiful items from the get go. It was a natural progression for us to enter into the design field. With that said, we both got swept up in the ‘corporate 9-5′ world after we finished school, but thankfully soon realized it was not for us...

Full article: http://magnifeco.com/changemakers-jelena-pticek-and-karen...

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