Underwear donations for Tanzanian young girls rescued from sex trafficking and child marriage

Underwear donations for Tanzanian young girls rescued from sex trafficking and child marriage

For every MADI item you purchase from now until Sunday at midnight, we will donate a pair of urgently-requested new bamboo underwear to young girls living in Tanzania. We're SO excited to announce a brand new partnership with M.A.R.B.L.E - a non-profit home for young girls in Tanzania who were rescued out of sex trafficking, child marriage and other circumstances leading them to seek shelter and the comfort of a loving home.
April 02, 2020 — Team MADI
The Last White T-Shirt You’ll Ever Need

The Last White T-Shirt You’ll Ever Need

Are you constantly replacing your men's white t-shirts month after month? That will not only begin to hurt your wallet, but the planet as well. Our bamboo white tees are the perfect sustainable clothing solution for men. Here's why.
March 05, 2020 — Taylor Shuck
30 Nonprofit Founders that Will Impact the World in 2020: featuring founder Hayley Santell

30 Nonprofit Founders that Will Impact the World in 2020: featuring founder Hayley Santell

Our founder Hayley Santell was recently featured in CAUSEARTIST's 30 Nonprofit Founders That Will Impact the World in 2020.

According to the National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS), more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations are registered in the United States. Behind every nonprofit organization is a talented, dedicated, nonprofit founder with a compelling mission and a transformational vision. These nonprofit founders profiled below exhibit the essential attributes of an impactful nonprofit leader, and their organizations will undoubtedly better the world in 2020.

February 18, 2020 — Hayley Besheer
Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas: Give Her What She Really Wants This Year

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas: Give Her What She Really Wants This Year

This year, we challenge you to seek out thoughtful Valentine’s Day gifts instead. Ditch the one-time, cheesy gifts that don’t make much of an impact and give her something that will last as long as your relationship—like our made in the usa bamboo underwear and bamboo basics. 
February 04, 2020 — Taylor Shuck
New Year's Resolution: 5 Ways To Be More Sustainable In 2020

New Year's Resolution: 5 Ways To Be More Sustainable In 2020

2020 is the year for being better and doing more. As we head into a new decade, we implore you to find ways that you can help your environment and local community.
January 22, 2020 — Taylor Shuck
2019 Stocking Stuffer Ideas: The Sustainable Edition

2019 Stocking Stuffer Ideas: The Sustainable Edition

If you’re looking for last-minute stocking stuffer ideas or ways to spread sustainable holiday cheer this season, we have some awesome ideas for you! From local Kansas City gift ideas to ethical basics they can wear all year long, these options make the perfect gift for your earth-loving friend. 
December 14, 2019 — Taylor Shuck
Small Biz Saturday: 5 Reasons to Support Small Businesses

Small Biz Saturday: 5 Reasons to Support Small Businesses

Every single business in operation today was at one time a small business. Small businesses play a crucial role in our economy all across the world. As part of our 5-year anniversary celebrations, we compiled a list of five reasons why you should support a small business.
November 22, 2019 — Taylor Shuck
Better Together: Sustainable Basics for Men

Better Together: Sustainable Basics for Men

At Runway to Impact, we announced our newest adventure at MADI Apparel: sustainable clothing basics for men. As part of our Better Together mission, we want to offer all sexes the opportunity to improve their wardrobe and their impact on the environment through ethical staple basics that make a difference.
November 06, 2019 — Taylor Shuck
Sustainable fashion: 5 ways to shop sustainably in 2019

Sustainable fashion: 5 ways to shop sustainably in 2019

At MADI Apparel, we adhere to the highest standards when it comes to sustainability in our slow fashion collection. From pre-production to post, we want to change the fashion industry from the ground up through sustainable fashion practices that make a difference.
September 23, 2019 — Taylor Shuck
MADI Makes: Empowering women through job training

MADI Makes: Empowering women through job training

Today, MADI Makes helps women in our community learn job-related skills to create better opportunities for themselves and their families. On October 3, we are hosting our annual fundraiser for MADI Makes called Runway to Impact.
September 05, 2019 — Taylor Shuck
5 in 5: Lessons in Being a Startup Social Entrepreneur

5 in 5: Lessons in Being a Startup Social Entrepreneur

Over these last five years, I've stumbled through a rigorous learning curve creating a startup company in Kansas City. Here are five tips that I've learned over the last five years as a social entrepreneur — both good and bad — that may come in handy when starting a business.
August 17, 2019 — Hayley Besheer
summer bamboo fabric

Why you should wear bamboo clothing this summer

Summer is the time for vacations, pool days, and hanging out in the sun. Bamboo fabric is the perfect complement to a busy summer in Kansas City or anywhere else in the world. Here are 5 reasons why you should ditch the cotton clothing and switch to bamboo underwear this summer.
August 09, 2019 — Taylor Shuck