About The Sewing Labs
The Sewing Labs is an inclusive and welcoming non-profit and community that teaches sewing and entrepreneurship to women of all walks of life.
The innovative programming and support provide sewing skills and a path to employment, entrepreneurship and enrichment.
The Sewing Labs vocational training programs interrupt the cycles of generational poverty and other at-risk situations through jobs skills training, community formation, and perpetuation of the sewing arts.
The Sewing Labs teach on both domestic and industrial equipment and provide certifications for participants upon program completion.
In addition, The Sewing Labs connects trained students with Kansas City employers who are actively seeking trained stitchers while fostering an entrepreneurial mindset as a pathway to success.
The programming and network offered truly stitches together women of different life-cloth – never underestimate the power of a sewing machine!