Fashion's Fight Against MS: A Charity Fashion Show and Luncheon benefitting Multiple Sclerosis Foundation


Nov 12, 2012, 08:17 ET from The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation presents Fashion Fights MS, a charity Fashion Show and luncheon benefitting the MSF. The event starts at 11 AM Thursday, December 13th, at the iconic Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale located at 1 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.

In addition to gorgeous, drop dead designs, there will be a silent auction and Patrick McClave playing the harp creating an elegant ambience. 

This memorable Fashion Show will feature COURAGE. b, a one-of-a-kind luxury boutique with six flagship locations including Palm Beach, Aspen, The Hamptons, NYC and Greenwich as well as Luba Swimwear, swim designs that were showcased at Miami's Swim Week. The runway will showcase complete head-to-toe new looks of feminine and empowering fashions embodied by high-quality fabrics, handbags, shoes and jewelry by Sparkle of Life and Fiora®.

Fiora® Charms, a precious jewelry retailer specializing in European design with various locations throughout the U.S., will be the leading jeweler for the fashion show.  Shannon Rusbuldt, who has walked the runway for major designers, including Giorgio Armani, Tommy Hilfiger, Tory Burch, and Sophie Theallet will MC the luncheon and fashion show.  Shannon is the founder of Fashion's Fight and the face of the Fearless MS Campaign.  These photos taken by Angela Capetta have appeared in Elle, Shape, Men's Health & New Yorker.

The committee consisting of devoted active community minded women including Dawn de Marco Book, Marietta Glazer, Giuliana Hirshson, Anita Lamberti, Gemma Pressinger, Sandy Segal, Nanci Simonson, Margarethe Sorensen, Hanna Zukoski, Stacey Patasnik, Nicole Zuralow, Shannon Rusbuldt, Gina Stelnik, Joey Stotsky and Jane Toney.  The chair, Manya Lowry, is the MSF Honoree for 1000+ Club Woman of The Year.

Event sponsored by Christofle Crystal, Markey's Caviar and Champagne provided by Premier Beverage.  Sponsorships available; tickets $75.00 per person. Contact Nathalie Sloane or  954-776-6805

All net proceeds benefit MSF's programs and services provided to MS patients and their caregivers nationwide. In addition to all involved MSF also thanks our other gracious sponsors; BB&T, TEVA, NOVARTIS, Broward Health, Biogen Idec, Genzyme & PMX Gold Bullion Sales, Inc.

About MSF

The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation (@ms_focus) is a publicly funded non-profit organization with national headquarters located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Established in 1986, the MSF has dedicated itself to providing free vital programs and services to individuals and families impacted by multiple sclerosis.

SOURCE The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation