For those in search of a fun fashion event or cocktail party, check out these affordable upcoming opportunities to enjoy a night out while benefitting a great cause!
Fame Rocks Fashion Week 2012
This fashion extravaganza benefits Music Unites, which funds and sustains music education programs in underprivileged communities and schools. The evening will witness numerous famed celebrities from the fashion and music world including Keke Wyatt and Project Runway fashion designers from Lifetime’s Project Runway.
Date: February 15, 2012
Time: 12:00 pm- 10:00 pm
Location: Manhattan Center Studios, 311 W 34th Street, New York, NY
Global Fashion New York presents and Fashionjunkii are hosting a charity cocktail party and fashion event at Studio XX1 on February 16th to benefit the Murungu Primary School Project in Tanzania. Tickets are only $30, so the event is perfect for fashion lovers and do-gooders trying to enjoy the scene on a budget.
Date: February 16th, 2012
Time: 6:00 pm- 1:00 a.m.
Location: Studio XX1, 59 W 21st Street, New York, NY
Fashion & Trunk Show
Avery J Fashion Consultants will host this wonderful event in conjunction with a collection of fashion designers, accessory designers, and other members of the fashion community on April 20th. The event begins with a reception during which to mix and mingle, followed by an interactive fashion show featuring real New York City women in apparel designed by Avery J, with contributions from designers including Viktor Luna of Project Runway, Jack Germain handbags, and Christian Freedom Jewelry. Tickets are $25 general admission, and $40 VIP, with all proceeds going towards Dress for Success, which seeks to help underprivileged women achieve financial success.
Date: April 20th, 2012
Time: 5:30 pm- 10:00 pm
Location: Space on White, 81 White Street, New York, NY
Speak: An Intimate Event to Benefit the Trevor Project
This amazing, affordable event (tickets are $75) will be held on February 21 to benefit the Trevor Project, which seeks to prevent suicide in LGBTQ youth. Attendees will also receive a gift bag (containing a collection of items far exceeding the ticket price in value) and enjoy cocktails and a raffle.
Date: February 21, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm
Location: 2 Great Jones Alley, New York, NY