Akin is a charity that initially launched when founder Ben was living in Hawaii and noticed a lack of school uniforms and supplies was a barrier for education. Ben used his artistic background to create a fashion line where the profits paid for school uniforms for kids around the world.
The past year has been a struggle for many, especially for low-income families so for the first time ever Akin is launching a campaign to support families in Ben’s hometown of Sheffield.
How does it work? It’s pretty simple. Buy a nice piece of clothes here and the money will then go towards paying for school uniforms for those in Sheffield who can’t afford them in the next academic year.
Want to save money when you shop local? Join The Community for free!
Shop local, support independents and save money. Loads of great offers now available!