James Barnett speaks at Gardner-Webb Dimensions program.

The founder of a nonprofit organization that helps clothe the needy spoke to the Gardner-Webb University community during Dimensions on Feb. 2.

Barnett currently lives in Atlanta and serves as executive and creative director for CYNY. The organization provides aid to someone in need for every item purchased from its clothing brand. CYNY has given school uniforms to orphans in Kenya, interview attire to the homeless, wigs for women impacted by cancer and assistance for many others in the United States and around the world.

For more information about Clothe Your Neighbor as Yourself, visit cyny.org.