Refuge for Nations

ioby Crowdfunding Campaign

Our friends at ioby have set up a Crowdfunding Campaign for us to raise $12,000 in capital to ensure our newest sewing center has the needed supplies and inventory to remain functional.


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Yearly Membership


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For just $200/yr you will receive these incredible perks: front row reserved seating to all fashion shows, first dibs at vendor table placement or discounted rates, exclusive invitations to special events and be the first to know of all the latest news and updates from Refuge for Nations in our monthly member email newsletter. 

Get Involved

Visit our Dedicated Sewing Centers:


Refuge for Nations is now offering guided tours of our sewing centers! Visit our Dearborn Location (6961 Mead), every Monday 10:30 to 1:30pm  or Every Tuesday & Thursday, 10 to 12:30 pm a our Clinton Township Location (35555 Garfield, suite 2A) or our  Detroit location (2470 Collingwood, room 219). 

Volunteer your time:


Refuge for Nations is seeking volunteers in the following areas:

  • Assist at our sewing centers as a sewing instructor, teacher's assistant, or administrative assistant.
  • Refugee companion - befriend refugee and immigrant women.
  • Behind the scenes help at our events and fashion shows!

Help us meet our Fundraising Goals!

Refuge for Nations relies on generous donors, like you, to maintain the lease of our sewing centers including 15 industrial sewing machines, electric cutters, sewing supplies needed to make the space functional for our women workers! We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All contributions are tax deductible. Checks can also be made payable to: Refuge for Nations at Durfee Innovation 2470 Collingwood St. Detroit, MI 48206

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