Clothes Bank extends its “New Vision” collaboration with
Clothes Bank is extending its “New Vision” campaign collaboration with I.T. and Hong Kong Garments College. I.T. will provide 6 internship positions for one month and coupons valued in total $8000 and Hong Kong Garments College will provide 48-hour free design classes for the winners of Clothes Bank Garments Design Competition 2013. “New Vision” is Clothes Bank campaign, aimed at encouraging young designers who are passionate about design to chase their dreams.
“The internship positions we provide are within the design team, which means the ones who got the positions will actually work with our designers. I believe it is a good chance for the designers to know more about what it is like in the workplace. If the trainees are creative and hard-working enough, they may get a job offer from us. We hope what we do can really encourage young designers realize their dream,” says William Leung, CEO of I.T.
Hong Kong Garments College also supports the campaign by providing free design classes for the winners in the competition. “We make every effort to help our students to find their potential and equip them with as many skills as possible,” said Dr. Kasha Chui, Dean of Department of Design, Hong Kong Garments College.
Clothes Bank’s “New Vision” campaign mainly consists of a design competition, which will be held on from January to April, 2012. People who won the first and the second prizes will get internship chancec in I.T. And all the winners will get coupons from I.T. and they can attend design classes for free in Hong Kong Garments College.
This campaign is aiming at encouraging young designers to chase their dream. "We believe every little effort we make would contribute to make a big difference," said Chan Wai Yue, CEO of Clothes Bank.
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