Become a Student

Our sewing and English as a second language (ESL) classes are free and available for all Refugee women in the Chicagoland area. These free classes are offered because we want to share the love of Jesus to those around us!  If you are interested in becoming a student, please fill out the intake form online or stop by the studio to fill one out. Our application process is rolling and applications are accepted at all times. 

Prospective Student Intake Form

Classes are offered on Fridays, 9am-12:30 pm (sewing and English)

We offer two tracks for incoming students: 

1. Community Track: this track is for you if you are not interested in being employed but are still interested in learning new skills.

2. Employment Sewing Track: this track is for you if you are interested in working for Re:new after completing all sewing training requirements.

Once we receive your application, we will contact you as soon as possible. We look forward to seeing you soon!