through fashion.

The Colleagues are a non-profit small group of women established in 1950, who raise funds for Children's Institute Inc.. For more than 100 years, CII has worked to help Los Angeles children who have been exposed to abuse, violence and other trauma. CII serves more than 17,000 children and their families in our city's most challenged neighborhoods: trains more than 9,000 professionals in the areas of child development, mental health and welfare; works to shape the field of children 's services through innovative research and model programs at can be replicated nationwide.

The Colleagues' "Philanthropy through Fashion" efforts over the past sixty years have raised millions of dollars for CII. Learn more about how Children's Institute is making a difference.