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WHAT IS THE MODELPRENEUR BOOTCAMP?

Empowering Young Women of Color to Explore, Collaborate, and Shine.

The Modelpreneur Bootcamp is a pioneering non-profit organization dedicated to empowering young women of color, ages 18-24, in the fashion industry. Founded by international model and businesswoman Cole Woods, the organization offers immersive experiences that help participants build their portfolios, expand their networks, and gain invaluable skills to advance their careers.

Our Mission


To empower young women of color to explore, collaborate, and shine by providing transformative travel experiences and a supportive online community. We aim to level the playing field in fashion by offering mentorship, networking, and creative opportunities traditionally out of reach for these underrepresented talents.

Programs and Initiatives

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TRAVEL

Global Fashion Exploration Project

  • Takes participants on a journey through underrated and emerging fashion destinations.

  • Offers workshops, cultural immersion, and collaborative fashion editorial shoots.

  • Participants leave with enriched portfolios, new skills, and a global network of peers and mentors.

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COMMUNITY

The Creators Web

  • An online community that extends the impact of our travel programs.

  • Offers continuous learning, networking, and collaboration opportunities.

  • Young women of color can showcase their work, find resources, and connect with industry professionals.

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OPPORTUNITY

Our Impact

The Modelpreneur Bootcamp has transformed countless careers by providing:

  • Hands-on workshops and seminars led by industry veterans.

  • Collaborative projects and international fashion editorials.

  • Networking opportunities with local and global fashion leaders.

  • Scholarships for participants requiring financial assistance.

Who We Serve

Our programs are specifically designed for young women of color in the fashion industry, providing a nurturing and inspiring environment to foster their growth as professionals and creatives.

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Past Partners

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