The second round will see a total of $2,015,000 distributed, of which $1,015,000 will go to 36 companies, including 18 fashion and accessories brands, 13 retailers, three factories, and two other businesses.
Launched through Amazon.com, the digital storefront offers apparel and accessories from 20 American brands, including many small and medium-sized CFDA member businesses, with more to be added in the future.
The Council of Fashion Designers of America and Vogue have successfully raised over $4 million in relief funding through A Common Thread, the initiative put together to support the U.S. fashion community during Covid-19.
Tapestry's Coach and Kate Spade foundations will each make new contributions to support Covid-19 charities and frontline healthcare workers, while Canada Goose will boost its production of medical protective gear.
Pyer Moss, Kering, Nike, Estée Lauder and L'Oréal USA have all announced new and updated commitments to providing support, as the state of New York experiences its hardest day of the Covid-19 outbreak.