A Cause Worth Wearing is a collaboration with LB Living, the Arts Council for Long Beach, Long Beach Gives, local community based non-profits and visual artists from Long Beach
Featured Artist: Ms. Yellow // Nuria Ortiz
Available in Black only.
Ms.Yellow (Nuria Ortiz) is an international muralist, artist, craftswoman and jewelry maker. Born in Long Beach, Ca of Mexican descent, she has dedicated her life to the creative development and empowerment of community and youth through direct engagement. Her goal is to utilize her skill and knowledge to help bring people together using art as a therapeutic release. She has worked closely with schools, community centers, boys and girls clubs etc to develop workshops and mentorships for the youth. As a muralist Ms.Yellow has worked with communities to bring colorful murals with dreamy color schemes to the masses. Her works center on themes such as culture, sisterhood, education, unity, love and social justice. Her artwork and murals have been on display in museums, galleries, and streets throughout the United States and around the world such as Spain, France, Mexico and Egypt.
Featured Nonprofit: WomenShelter LB
WomenShelter of Long Beach is here to help. All of our services are free and confidential.
If you need immediate assistance including safe housing, please call our 24-Hour confidential hotline at 562-437-4663 (562-437-HOME) to speak to one of our trained domestic violence advocates. Advocates are standing by ready to provide you with help, support, safety planning, and resources. Call the Domestic Violence Resource Center at 562-437-7233 if you are in need of counseling, referrals, and help to leave an abusive relationship, or if you have already escaped.
Each month, for the next year, a local artist will be chosen from the Artist Registry of the Arts Council to design a t-shirt to benefit a local non-profit. The t-shirts will be exclusive and limited edition collector’s shirts designed with original artwork.
Proceeds from the sale of the shirts will go to support both the artist and the non-profit organization.
Join us in supporting members of our creative community and the local organizations that help our community everyday.
You’ve now found the staple t-shirt of your wardrobe. It’s made of a thicker, heavier cotton, but it’s still soft and comfy. And the double stitching on the neckline and sleeves add more durability to what is sure to be a favorite!
- 4.2 oz. 100% pre-shrunk combed ringspun cotton jersey; Heather colors are poly/cotton blends
- Tear-away neck label
- Super soft comfortable fabric
- Coverstitched collar and sleeves for durability
- Available in Black only with this particular artwork