The Paper Fig Foundation is the charitable initiative of New York City based event management and production firm, LDJ Productions. Its mission is to use Fashion and Fine Arts as an engine for economic empowerment and job creation in East Africa and beyond.
Paper Fig has developed two pillar programs that operate in tandem.
Macro Approach (Urban): Industry Innovation, Fashion Week Platform Development, Master Classes, and a Hands-on Fellowship Program.
Micro Approach (Rural): Using Fashion and related arts as a vehicle for women's empowerment through technical skills training.