• Teacher, "I made it!"

    The classroom filled with the old familiar sounds of mingling as students filtered in and were reunited with their “encouragers” (American friends ...
  • Life Lessons from using the Seam Ripper

    “Looks like everyone’s getting practice with the seam ripper today!” Val, the sewing instructor, commented with a smile as she sent yet another of ...
  • Side By Side

    Despite having met only two days earlier, they were enthusiastically working together with a will for success. The volunteer’s daughter had sewing experience, which she used to help her friend finish her very own first pillowcase today!
  • Our First Project

    Excited chatter and the hum of the sewing machines filled the room as the women sewed pillowcases, their first project of the class.
  • The Story Behind The Seam

    Empowering refugee women to create a micro business. GoTEN in partnership with Loving Covers is helping refugee women learn to sew. GoTEN has tradi...