Council of Fashion designers of America (CFDA)
The CFDA is a nonprofit trade association with over than 450 American fashion designers. It is an association of foremost womenswear, jewelry, accessory designers and menswear. Council supports designers in their starting years of designing as well as during their careers. It owns the CFDA Vogue Fashion fund. It offers opportunities for the membership.
It also supports charities as for example Breast Cancer initiative, Fashion for Haiti, CDFA Health initiative or HIV organizations with events like Fashion´s Night Out.