October 27, 2018

Wow, has this semester been busy for Fix It Friday!

Our first FIF event, held at Festival ISU, was a great way to reach out to the student body as well as assist our returning "customers". What a great start to the Fall 2018 semester!

First Friday Event Alert! We ha...

April 24, 2018

 We had such a great time at DePaul last Friday for Fashion Revolution. We heard from impactful speakers and discovered amazing fair trade and environmentally conscious clothing brands! 

March 7, 2018

 Yesterday was our first ever Tailor Tuesday event. We offered more intense sewing skills like hemming, alterations, zipper repair, and upcycling. We had a good turnout and the spread of fair trade goodies from Crossroads was amazing! 

February 28, 2018

Last week we had the opportunity to set up our sewing machines at The Tool Library in Bloomington which is a part of The West Side Revitalization Project. We love what this project is doing for the community and we were glad to see some satisfied "customers." 

February 20, 2018

WJBC gave us some air time yesterday with the program leader of the West Side Revitalization Project to promote our next event and also inform the community about who we are! It was a really great opportunity to get our name and message out there. Below is a link to th...

February 12, 2018

Last Friday surprised us again with the amount of people who showed up with items to be mended. We're thrilled to see how Fix It Friday's popularity has grown in just a few semesters. One of our sewers was an IWU student, and the students and faculty at IWU were so wel...

January 29, 2018

WOW! We were so busy at The Coffee Hound last Friday. It's so exciting to really experience how Fix It Friday is gaining popularity in the community. We're so happy that our "customers" are spreading the word and telling their friends about us. 

December 4, 2017

We had a great time at our back to back events at The McLean County Museum of History on Friday & Saturday. It was fun driving to the museum in our "Fix-It-Friday-Mobile." Hopefully we made some head turns and sparked interest! It was great to see all the kids and fami...

October 31, 2017

We had such a great turnout at Heartland last Friday! The HCC staff brought lots of clothes our way to fix, and WMBD even stopped by for a news segment on Fix It Friday!

October 20, 2017

We made headlines! The Pantagraph wrote about our sustainability award. Click here to check out the article!

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