WHAT: Runway Houston Spring 2017 benefiting The Children’s Assessment Center 501©(3), The Leukemia Lymphoma Society 501©(3) and Houston Area Women’s Center 501©(3)
WHEN: March 30, 2017
WHERE: 1911 Bagby Street Houston, TX 77002
ABOUT RUNWAY HOUSTON
Runway Houston was founded in 2012 in an effort to give emerging local designers and artists a platform to unveil their work to a large and diverse demographic. Entering its 6th year and expanding to twice a year the production has started including designers from around the country to present a fresh take on fashion show presentation. Since its inception Runway Houston has maintained its philanthropic roots raising funds for various non-profits including the American Cancer Society, Houston SPCA, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, Houston Children Give Back, Crime Stoppers of Houston, Yellowstone Academy and Heart to Heart Animal Rescue. This year the show will be benefiting The Children’s Assessment Center, The Leukemia Lymphoma Society and Houston Area Women’s Center.
Featured designers this time include Fabio Costa (New York) of Project Runway All Star fame, Candice Cuoco (Los Angeles) also a Project Runway All Star alumn, Kim Gonzalez (Houston), Isrel Fonseca (Houston) and Alan Gonzalez (Houston). We are also welcoming TV/Movie star Vanessa Simmons (MTV, Bravo...) as a special guest.
ABOUT CHILDREN’S ASSESSMENT CENTER
The mission of the Children’s Assessment Center is to provide a professional, compassionate and coordinated approach to the treatment of sexually abused children and their families and to serve as an advocate for all children in our community.
ABOUT LEUKEMIA LYMPHOMA SOCIETY
The LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services.
ABOUT HOUSTON AREA WOMEN’S CENTER
The Houston Area Women’s Center helps individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence in their efforts to move their lives forward. HAWC provides shelter, counseling and advocacy to support them in building lives free from the effects of violence. HAWC seeks social change to end domestic and sexual violence through community awareness and education.