Check out this volunteer spotlight, published in South Hills Living Magazine on Mikayla and Kathy Dent! They were featured for their involvement with Friends of Sojourner's Style Show.
Read about their volunteer service with the YWCA Charleston below!
Mikayla and Kathy Dent
What organization do you volunteer with?
Friends of Sojourner's
How long have you been volunteering with the organization?
What types of tasks do you perform for this group?
We help with the annual fundraising style show. We secure and oversee the models, coordinate the clothing and participate as one of the boutiques providing new trends and styles of the season.
How many hours a week on average do you spend volunteering?
Whatever it takes!
How can others get involved with this organization?
It's easy and rewarding to get involved; you can go to https://ywcacharleston.org/volunteer!
Why did you choose this particular project or what drew you to volunteer for this organization?
The Sojourners Shelter answers a need for women, children, and families who need a hand up. We feel it's a privilege to help in any way we can.
What benefits do you get from volunteering with this organization?
The satisfaction of knowing we've helped even a little bit.
What is your favorite part of living in the neighborhood?
Ooh La Lucy has been located on Bridge Road for a year-and-a-half. We chose this location because of the friendly economic neighborhood, and we enjoy our neighbors and customers.
Who are the members of your family? Are they involved in the charity, as well?
Even though Ooh La Lucy is wholly owned by Mikayla Dent, Kathy; her mother has the privilege of working closely with her.
Any other information you would like to include?
We love South Hills!
Friends of Sojourner's Style Show still has sponsorship opportunities available!
The event will take place on Saturday, April 6th at Woman's Club of Charleston.
Join us at 11:30 AM and get your ticket or sponsorship today by heading to our website at: https://www.ywcacharleston.org/sojourners-fashion-show