June Ambrose recently announced that she is joining forces with Disney and Target for a fashion and fundraising initiative, #ForceForChange (Force For Change inspires people to make a positive impact on the world around them) it plays off the themes of rebellion in the upcoming film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
When it comes to why Ambrose decided to get involved with the initiative the costume designer, and creative director told Essence it was all about using her platform for good.
“I am fearless when it comes to taking a stand and using my platform to start or join a movement that’s for the greater good,” she said. “Following your gut, sometimes requires you going ahead of the storm and standing your ground as it passes. In my styling and costume-designing career, I was forced to create images that would push a culture and community forward. I did it fearlessly with no regrets!