Philo is a multilayer project that stems from the concept of philanthropy. Cultivating an ideal that is based on the uncompromising devotion to empowering women; Philo is rooted in love, founded on solidarity, and designed for change. More than a brand, Philo is a culture of self-aware, socially conscious women. #DESIGNEDFORCHANGE
O U R G I V E B A C K I N I T I A T I V E S
Our community knows no boundaries. Read more about our local, national, and global giveback initiatives.
P H I L O x M I C R O B A N K E R
We are proud to announce our current partnership with Microbanker, an organization that provides transparent loans to intrepid women entrepreneurs in Uganda.
The loans are made available to women who would not otherwise have access to credit through traditional banking institutions due to their remote location, or other restrictions.
M O R E A B O U T M I C R O B A N K E R
Microbanker is a non-profit organization that provides business loans to women entrepreneurs in Uganda. Microbanker believes that providing access to microfinance services could improve the economic resilience, independence and freedom of Ugandan women and their households. In addition to providing financial loans, Microbanker also provides training in basic financial literacy, ensuring that every applicant is poised for success.
Since 2015, Philo has donated hundreds of
bags to Dress for Success
P H I L O x D R E S S F O R S U C C E S S
The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
With help from its volunteers, Dress for Success Montréal provides each client with professional attire to secure employment and a network of support to help them achieve their goals. In tangible terms, it is a team that accompanies women throughout their journey, from the moment they secure a job interview all the way to achieving professional success.
PHILO x OTHER CHARITIES
Philo is proud to engage with our local community in supporting events, fundraisers, and initiatives that encourage female empowerment, provide resources for women, and/or bring awareness to causes associated with women and general wellness. Our past partners include:
Kids4Kids for Cedars Hospital
Les Printemps du MAC
Fashion & Lifestyle Society at Western University
Help and Information Center On Sexual Harassment In The Workplace” (GAIHST)
Wonderball for St. Mary's Hospital
Ovarian Cancer Canada
Shield of Athena
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