NEW for 2021 Dress Down Day, we kicked it up a notch by engaging Philly public school students and tapping into their creativity to join in the effort! After a district-wide call for entries, Desire Acevedo, Senior from Swenson Arts & Technology High School is our 2021 t-shirt contest awardee! Desire’s awesome design appears on the back of your Dress Down Day t-shirt. Congrats Desire!
Desire was born and raised in Philadelphia. As a senior at Swenson Arts & Technology, she is enrolled in the Digital Media Production program. She plans to attend Moore College of Art & Design right here in Philly in the fall of 2021, where she will pursue a career in graphic design. Desire especially enjoys video editing.
Desire Acevedo, Grade 12 Swenson Arts & Technology HS
“I think it’s important for companies and individuals to donate to Philly public schools because many schools are poorly taken care of, and could use renovations. It’s also important because donating to Philly schools will provide students with a better school environment which will motivate them to do better in their education.”