SPECTRUM NEWS NY1 – Her name is Roslyn Jaffe and she founded the company Dressbarn. She’s truly a trailblazer for female entrepreneurs. She just celebrated her 90th birthday and the parent company she owns is an umbrella brand for big labels like Ann Taylor and Loft.
Source: WASHINGTON LAWYER: Corporate and private donations support much of Generation Hope’s efforts. Another key to its success as a thriving nonprofit is its alliance with the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Roslyn Jaffe and her husband decided to start the first dressbarn store in the early 1960s, it was a retail experiment.
WASHINGTON (ABC7) — As a teen mom, Nicole Lynn Lewis had to overcome many obstacles no college student should alone. She took her experience and made it her mission to support other young mothers by creating an organization Generation Hope.
Source: WWD – The event, in its fifth year, honors grassroots organizations helping women and children in innovative ways.
Source: CNN Politics/Source Line – World Food Day: Congratulations to former CNN Hero Nicole Lynn Lewis, doing good work as founder of Generation Hope…
Source: Washington Life Magazine – CEO of local nonprofit to be recognized for her efforts in college completion among young parents.
Source: NYNMedia – Janice Zaballero and Julia Smith, both of Breast Treatment Task Force, have won the 2018 Roslyn S. Jaffe Awards.
meredithkrollins This is how big I smile when I’m next to my idol: Roslyn Jaffe, co-founder of @dressbarn, philanthropist, mom, and best lunch partner on the planet.