NEW YORK, April 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, will feature a women's fashion show at an April 28 charity event in New York. Relief on the Runway will feature designs by Deepak Perwani, Nayna, Cosry, Guzel, Modern Mary, Razan Daker, Nzinga Knight, Nahda Designs, and Sahaili Styles. The event is for women only. Musical performance by Omnia Hegazy and Spoken Word artist Tahani Salah. Casting and Production by Aushim Raswant of 3V. Styling and Production by Engie Hassan of EngieStyle. Hair and Makeup by Rare NYC. Proceeds will go toward Islamic Relief's programs benefiting women.
What: Islamic Relief's Relief on the Runway Charity Fashion Show
When: April 28th, 2012
Where: Broad Street Ballroom
41 Broad St.,
New York, NY 10004
Tickets: 800.617.7238, irshow.eventbrite.com
Islamic Relief USA's projects for women seek to improve maternal health, promote gender equality and empower women through education and income-generating opportunities.
Islamic Relief USA, based in Alexandria, Va., is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) humanitarian organization with eight consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator. Its mission is to alleviate suffering, hunger, illiteracy and disease regardless of color, race, gender or creed, and to provide aid in a compassionate and dignified manner. In 2011, Islamic Relief USA benefited more than 6 million people in 34 countries, including the United States. In addition to its 4-star rating on Charity Navigator, Islamic Relief USA meets all of the Standards for Charity Accountability of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, a national charity monitoring group affiliated with the Better Business Bureau system. Islamic Relief USA is listed on the U.S. government's Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) charity list, and it is also a signatory to the code of conduct of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
MEDIA CONTACT: Asma Yousef, 703.582.5880, [email protected]
SOURCE Islamic Relief USA