COACH STORE VOLUNTEERS LEAD WORKSHOPS FOR STEP UP TEENS
Coach store employees in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Dallas led workshops to help Step Up girls achieve their goals of being college-bound and career ready. Each teen participated in styling challenges and professional workshops, had one-on-one mentoring with Coach employees, and received her own Coach scarf.
COACH CELEBRATES STEP UP’S CLASS OF 2017
To celebrate the senior graduates of Step Up, Coach participated in Senior Send Off events in New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Each graduate’s family and Coach mentor cheered as the girls received graduation certificates and their own Coach tote, perfect for their college adventures ahead.
THE COACH FOUNDATION PRESENTS THE 2017 STEP UP INSPIRATION AWARDS
The Coach Foundation was the presenting sponsor of Step Up’s 14th annual Inspiration Awards in Los Angeles. Coach Foundation Executive Director Margaret Coady had the honor of introducing the 2017 Step Up teen honoree, Kimberley.
SELENA GOMEZ’S SURPRISE VISIT WITH STEP UP TEENS IN L.A.
Selena Gomez—our new Coach girl—made surprise visits to two Los Angeles public high schools on March 23 on behalf of Coach x Step Up. The Step Up teens got up close and personal with Selena to explore what it means to find your voice and be true to yourself.
STEP UP TEENS VISIT COACH HQ FOR A DAY OF MENTORING
To kick-off Women’s History Month, Step Up teens visited Coach headquarters for an afternoon of career exploration. The day included meeting women in different departments, working in teams to sharpen their marketing skills and touring the Workshop to monogram their very own Coach hangtags.
TEEN AMBASSADORS HELP OPEN COACH HOUSE IN NYC
Coach x Step Up teen ambassadors Lovely, Carolyne, Breyahna and Anisa joined us as we celebrated the opening of of Coach House on Fifth Avenue, where Coach CEO Victor announced our $3 million pledge to the nonprofit organization.
COACH X STEP UP EXPANDS TO DALLAS
With the help of our grant, Step Up has expanded its programs to four public schools in Dallas, reaching over 140 teen girls. We celebrated the openning of this new chapter at our Northpark Center store.