Whether changing careers, changing cities, or changing your relationship status, T.J.Maxx believes that you should never be alone on the journey to who you’re becoming.

Sign ups for The Change Exchange are now closed. Thanks to all of the amazing women who signed up! Log in to connect with your pen pal and share your story of change.

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our workshops

Didn’t have a chance to join our pen pal program? You can still get involved! Learn more about navigating change in this workshop series, moderated by Laura Berman Fortgang and co-hosted by inspiring experts in the writing space. Watch the recorded Instagram Live videos below.

embracing your individuality

A conversation with two modern-day storytellers about harnessing the power of your identity and staying true to you.

Katherine Schwarzenegger


Danielle Prescod



tapping into your support network

An open dialogue about finding (and keeping) relationships that bring out the best in you, by two influential writers.

Julie Murphy


Olivia Muenter



welcoming change & transformation

An intimate discussion, led by two trailblazing authors, about building a newfound sense of self in the face of change.

Corinne Foxx


Aija Mayrock


our mission

about the maxx you project

The Maxx You Project, created by T.J.Maxx, is our ongoing initiative to support women as they navigate who they are and who they’re becoming. Just as our stores provide you with the tools you need to express yourself at every age and life stage, this program provides the support you need to turn moments of change into moments of growth.

the inauguration

the inauguration

Eighty women from all across the country gathered for our very first workshop focused on helping women pursue aspirations that make them one of a kind.

the maxx you project lab

the maxx you project lab

An interactive pop-up lab that allowed women to engage in different exercises around their individuality, to better understand the barriers they face in expressing their most authentic selves.

workshops & how tos

workshops & how tos

Our signature full-day workshops and accessible courses hosted by experts and influencers to help women express themselves authentically and foster relationships in local communities.

the changing room

the changing room

An immersive one-time-only experience for women to explore their individuality, hear and share stories of change, and participate in workshops with inspiring speakers.

bookable changing room

bookable changing room

An eight city tour across the country that gave women the opportunity to receive 1:1 life coaching and styling sessions to help them navigate change.

the research

why connection matters

Change is something we all go through, all the time. But we shouldn’t have to do it alone. The Maxx You Project is helping women make meaningful connections so that together, we can change what change feels like.

48% of women say having access to others outside their circles would increase their confidence in the face of change*
1 in 2 women are looking for new resources so they can connect with others*
79% of women say their individuality is constantly evolving*
*Source: A survey of 2,003 American women commissioned by T.J.Maxx, conducted by Edelman, Nov 2020