ME3 Couture for a Cause
ME3, an organization that promotes volunteering, is partnering with local Raleigh Designers on October 23, 2009 for a fashion show to raise money for nonprofit organizations. Designers will create outfits that represent the mission of their partnered organization. Designs will also be auctioned off at the end of the show. Help support emerging designers for a good cause! Tickets online are $15 and at the door $20.
Zakiyyah Lorraine Couture for a Cure
Kia, the designer for ZakiyyahLorraine, is hosting a bridal fashion show to benefit the Sister's Network of Central NJ Breast Cancer Organization. On October 23, 2009, two lucky attendees will win one of two Couture Gowns valued at $1200 each! On this night only prizes, food, music, fashion, charity and a 60% off discount on any gown orders! Help support Kia's Couture for a Cure! Tickets online are $15!
Cotton. From Blue to Green Denim Drive
Created in 2006, Cotton Inc. began a program where schools and individuals can donate their new or old denim to be recycled. The recycled denim is converted into UltraTouch Natural Cotton Fiber insulation to use for homes in need. Cotton Inc.is working with Habitat for Humanity to help build houses that have been affected by Hurricane Katrina and other natural disasters. Since the start of the denim drive, Cotton Inc. has received over 89,000 pieces of denim and helped build 180 homes. Processing of the denim begins in Novemeber, so clean out your closet and donate some old jeans!