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Portland store sells out 'I really care' jacket

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- A Portland-based clothing company has created a jacket in response to the controversial one First Lady Melania Trump wore on a visit to detained immigrant children this week.

Trump wore a green, hooded military style jacket from Zara that read "I really don't care, do u?" on the back. The jacket caused backlash online, with many people interpreting that the first lady doesn't care about immigrant children being separated from their parents.

When asked what message the first lady’s jacket intended to send, spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham said: “It’s a jacket. There was no hidden message.”

Wildfang, a women's clothing store based in Southeast Portland, posted on Instagram Thursday night with a jacket idea of its own. 

"Soooo what if we made our own version of Melania’s jacket and donated all the proceeds to @raicestexas, WHO’S IN?" 

The Wildfang jacket reads "I really care, don't u?" 

That post was followed up by another saying, "WE'RE DOING IT."

RAICES, or the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, is a Texas nonprofit that provides free or low-cast legal services to immigrant children and families. 

Wildfang said it raised $15,000 for RAICES after the jacket sold out. There is also a T-shirt version available for $40. 


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