FREE CHRISTMAS DINNER // December 2018
We were blessed to partner up with World Ent LLC to provide meals for those in need this season. The Christmas dinner was a success. We have the amazing opportunity to give back and show the community that there are good in this world. Never forgetting our fellow neighbors and showing the people that giving back is a step towards greatness. Also, all the volunteers have such a contagious love for serving their community. Thank you for letting Made4Mankind Clothing to be a part of your mission.
“We’re all different people, from different areas of the world, different nationalities, different races, [coming] together to kind of create something like this for the community,” - MJ Mendoza, Owner of Made4Mankind LLC.
WHO-TV NEWS: "No Questions Asked, Free Christmas Dinner Served Thanks to Local Business Owners" (Click here to watch the news)
MTV WILD'N OUT LIVE IN DES MOINES // October 2018
Made4Mankind Clothing had the amazing opportunity to sponsor the Des Moines MTV Wild’N Out on October 13, 2018.
It was a great time meeting the cast members (Justina Valentine, Conceited, Charlie Clips) and having the chance to get to know them.
They represented Made4Mankind Clothing and we were very proud to have been a part of this successful event.
Watch the recap video and the casts shoutout below and see how much fun we had. Shout out to LIVE ENT productions an amazing event.
RECAP VIDEO BY @ALFAPRYME:
WEST DES MOINES COMMERCIAL VIDEO // October 2018
On October 27, 2017, Made4Mankind Clothing opened its doors in West Des Moines, Iowa.
We chose Valley Junction because it provided a central location for the community, an artsy feel (which is what we were looking for), and provided the diversity we wanted to achieve.
West Des Moines has been an amazing location, not just for our business, but for us to spread our mission to “Give, Help, Motivate”.
Watch the City of West Des Moines video (link below) and see everything they have to offer.
WHO-TV CHANNEL 13 NEWS // December 2017
We are extremely grateful that WHO-TV Channel 13 News gave us the opportunity to share our mission and our story.
We were very lucky to have the chance to talk about our goals for the community and what we want to do for the youth. We are very excited for what we have in store for the upcoming year.
Watch our full interview and help us share our mission.
FULL INTERVIEW: http://bit.ly/M4MCWHOTVNEWS13
( Ben Oldach on the middle, News Reporter for Channel 13 News )
MADE IN DSM VLOG EPISODE 27 // October 2017
Made in DSM attended our Grand Opening on October 27, 2017, and created a Recap of our special day.
Please make sure you follow them on social media, @madeindsm. They strongly support the community and local artist.
Click the link below to watch the video.
VIDEO: MADE IN DSM VLOG EPISODE 027
URBAN CITY MAGAZINE GRAND OPENING RECAP // October 2017
Urban City Magazine came through our Grand Opening on October 27, 2017, and created a recap of our "Store Front Grand Opening".
They also created an article about us. Make sure you follow them on social media, @urbancitymag.
They are the #1 source for urban culture and entertainment in Des Moines, Iowa.
FULL ARTICLE: URBANCITYMAGAZINE.COM/MADE4MANKIND
DSM MAGAZINE SHOUTOUT // October 2017
One of the biggest lifestyle magazine in Des Moines, IA “DSM MAGAZINE” showed us some love on their facebook page @dsmmagazine.
We are so grateful for the support and help in getting our message across.
515 ALIVE MUSIC FESTIVAL OFFICIAL SPONSOR // August 2017
We were part of one of the biggest and most anticipated 2-day event in Des Moines Iowa, "515 Alive Music Festival".
We're one of 515 Alive's Official Sponsors along with Exile Brewing Co. and Cricket Wireless. Hope to see you all next year 2018.
MADE4MANKIND @ DMAAC Fashion Department // July 2017
Made4Mankind Clothing had the amazing opportunity to get involved in speaking with the college students at the Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny IA.
We spoke about our journey and what it took to start up a business. With the many ups and downs, we embellished on our mission to give to those without, help those in need, and motivate those that dream.
The encouraging words and positivity is the message that we wanted to give to the students. We spoke of the importance of education and respecting your teachers.
It is our duty to motivate the youth and guide them through a positivity direction. Follow our movement and make a difference.
( With the students of Internship Seminar Class from the Fashion Department )
"THE COUCH" Interview ( Season 1 Ep. 3) // July 2017
Take a peek at our journey 🎬 in creating MADE4MANKIND CLOTHING.
The ups and downs, the do's and dont's, and what keeps us moving.
MADE IN DSM INTERVIEW // February 2017
Shout to MADE IN DSM for featuring us on their website. We appreciate the love and support.
THE FORUM (Iowa State Dance Groups) // November 2016
Made4Mankind Clothing was proud to sponsor these young talented dancers at Iowa State University.
Their dance group is called "The Forum".
They submitted the video below to Redbull Dance Challenge and they made it to the 2nd round, but unfortunately didn't make it to the finals, but we are still proud of them.
Watch the video below and see how good they are.
DES MOINES FASHION WEEK // September 2016
Made4Mankind Clothing was excited to be part of the 1st Fashion Week in Des Moines, Iowa.
It was a 3-day fashion show event and we were chosen to be part of the "Street Style" night featuring Streetwear Clothing brands.
Check out the recap video below.
Streetwear from Made4Mankind appears at Des Moines Fashion Week. (Photo: Special to the Register)
LIFESTYLE AND CULTURE MAGAZINE // August 2016
Locally owned urban magazine, Lifestyle and Culture Magazine featured us on their first printed magazine along with Elevated Apparel and Iowa Sole.
He only printed 50 magazines and was distributed to local businesses.
The photo shoot and the interview were amazing. Check out the video below.
FRESH FEST 2016 FASHION SHOW // August 2016
Fresh Fest is a music event featuring local artists and local entrepreneurs. Hip-Hop rappers performed on stage, breakdancers battled each other, and local businesses sold their products all in one location, The Des Moines Social Club.
Other than music, they also did a fashion show, and we were invited to join their Fresh Fest Fashion Show.
Made4Mankind Clothing was the main clothing brand for the fashion show, we featured our 2016 Summer/Fall Capsule.
Shout out to Markaus of Fresh Frest for throwing an amazing event. And shout out to Ryan of Whitco Production for the amazing video. Check out the video below.
THE WHITEHOUSE SPOTLIGHT // July 2016
Made4Mankind Clothing had the honor of sponsoring these talented group of kids.
We provided The Harding Breakerz (breakdancing group in Des Moines Iowa) the t-shirts they wore for their amazing event at The White House.
URBAN PLAINS INTERVIEW // May 2016
Alicia Kang, a former student from Drake University interviewed us for her final project. She was part of the group called "Urban Plains".
Thank you for the opportunity. We appreciate the love and support. Check out the video below to get to know Made4Mankind Clothing.
KAPLAN UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SPOTLIGHTS // February 2015
Kaplan University featured the owners of Made4Mankind Clothing, Aaron & Maria as Kaplan's
Graduate Spotlights. Click the link below to see the full article.