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Fashion Fundraiser Raises Violence Awareness Against Women

September 17, 2015 9:57 pmViews: 187

Fashions for Passions Gala, a fashion fundraiser Honoring Our Stolen Sisters.

Fashion Fundraiser Raises Violence Awareness Against Women.

Fashions for Passions Gala 2014 fashion fundraiser.
Photo by Nhan Chung.

When you are looking for something unique for your wedding gown, reception dress, or for your honeymoon. Going to fashion shows are good for ideas, styles, colors and trends. And in this case, it is supporting a fashion fundraiser for women and girls.

The Fashions for Passions Gala is a fundraiser by The Vietnamese Woman Association of Toronto (VWAT). It creates public awareness and funds for local organizations that work towards anti-violence and anti-human trafficking initiatives.

Fashion Fundraiser Raises Violence Awareness Against Women

Checking out the 2014 Fashions for Passions live and silent auction items.
Photo by Nhan Chung.

The gala includes a four-course dinner, and live and silent auctions. And the evening entertainment is by Canadian singer-actor-writer, Andrea Menard and country singer-songwriter Kaitlin Kozell.

The fashion designers are from Fashion Art Toronto (FAT). FAT is a non-profit organization that explores fashion and art collections. Fashion designers in the 2015 Fashions for Passions show are Fiona Veronicaf, Garvin Garcia, Tanushree Pande, and Dianna DiNoble.

The Gala gave the Icons of Empowerment award to Ms. Winnie Ng, Ms. Loly Rico and Ms. Susan Langdon. The award is in recognition of their passion and dedication in furthering the status of women and girls.

“We intend to impact more people than ever before,” says designer Thien LE, co-chair of the Gala. “Every year, our level of impact has increased. And it encourages us to push for more, so that we can continue to break the stigma around violence, and the trafficking of women and girls.”

Fashions for Passions Gala, Wednesday, September 23rd at 6:30p.m.
The Liberty Grand, Governor’s Room, Toronto Canada.

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