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Donate your old nail polishes and help empower unemployed women

There is a group of previously disadvantaged women who are unemployed and ready to put your old wasted-away or unused nail polish bottles to good use.

Sorbet salon's women empowerment academy uses donated nail polishes for the training kits of their nail-technician programme, to help women perfect their craft.

General manager of SEW Academy, Genevieve Cross explains that the initiative recruits, trains and mentors disadvantaged women to become professional nail-technicians.

We ultimately offer them employment within the Sorbet group.

Genevieve Cross, General manager of SEW Academy

Cross says all nail polishes can be used as valuable learning tools for the women to benefit from.

Every donation (regardless of the colour or brand) helps support women to achieve their dream of becoming qualified beauty therapists.

To contribute to the cause, simply drop off your bottles of nail polish with the front desk cashier at your nearest Sorbet store.

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