There are many causes that Cityzen by Azin believes in. As such, we continue to empower communities through fashion. Here are some of the causes which we look to when empowering communities around the world:
Here's a more in-depth look at the various causes we support:
Empowering young people to exercise their rights and represent their interests by making their voice heard - voting. Rock the Vote continuously adapts to the changing landscapes of media, technology and culture to breakthrough and empower each new generation.
"IF ONE GIRL WITH AN EDUCATION CAN CHANGE THE WORLD, WHAT CAN 130 MILLION GIRLS DO?" Malala Yousafzai
"Developing an innovative school/cooperative initiative to provide young girls with an education in combination with a women’s economic development program."
"Committed to strengthening the social, emotional and economic opportunities of disadvantaged young women in Iran. They provide them with a sense of self worth and life and opportunities in three key areas: self-empowerment, education and training."
Cityzen is donating 30% of our sales throughout March 2020, from our entire collection of global scarves to WHO in their efforts to combat COVID-19.
"At Generation Ubuntu, we see the person first, not the illness. HIV is no longer a death sentence – it is a manageable condition and the right whole-person care can enable children to live full, successful and meaningful lives."
This New York scarf was designed in support of women with breast cancer and for The AVON 39 Walk that takes place in NY City every year in October. The path of the two day walk is marked in two tones of pink. We were honored that model and actress Lara Wolf partnered with us for this campaign.
"It is impossible to know how many animals have perished and it will be many months before the impact on wild populations can be better understood but ecologists at Sydney University have estimated over 800 million animals have been affected in Australia since September."
This scarf of Yellowstone National Park was designed in support of the Wolf Conservation Center, a non-profit environmental education organization dedicated towards educating and promoting wolf conservation and their relationship to the environment, “saving the planet Earth one wolf at a time.”
The Riyadh Scarf supports women activists in Saudi Arabia towards freedom of speech and expression. 20% of proceeds from the sale of the Riyadh scarf is dedicated to Human Rights Watch in Saudi Arabia.
UNITED FOR PUERTO RICO
We support efforts in rebuilding lives in Puerto Rico after Hurricanes Irma and Maria. 20% of proceeds from the sale of our San Juan Scarf is dedicated to Unidos Por Puerto Rico whose mission is to provide assistance to individuals and small businesses devastated by Hurricanes Irma and María http://www.unidosporpuertorico.com/about-us/
In December 2017, Cityzen by Azin in partnership with Yara Shahidi, the star of Blackish and Grownish, and Relief International, created the Kermanshah scarf and pocket square in support of the victims of the devastating earthquake in Iran and Iraq. 100% of the proceeds were dedicated to RELIEF INTERNATIONAL for a campaign that lasted until February 15th of 2018.
"Let us break this remaining frontier of oppression. This is the human rights imperative of the 21st century. Every donation helps and will make a difference. We provide a safe space where hundreds of Syrian refugee women can access protection, empowerment and life skills training as well as help train a gender equality."