60th annual March of Dimes Fashion Extravaganza March 17 - Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

60th annual March of Dimes Fashion Extravaganza March 17

Posted: Updated:

A fashion show and luncheon, benefiting the March of Dimes will take place on Sunday, March 17 at 2 p.m. at the St. John's Armenian Center.

The theme for the Fashion Extravaganza is "A Royal Affair," hosted by the Mistress of Ceremonies, Amyre Makupson. The Fashion Extravaganza was started by Violet T. Lewis, the founder of Detroit's Lewis College of Business. The mission of the fashion show it to support the March of Dimes in saving babies. The show has raised over one million dollars in the past.

Jewelry, purses, flowers, clothes and a variety of accessories will be on sale starting at 1:30 p.m. from a variety of vendors. The fashion show begins at 2 p.m. Tickets are still available for remaining seats, priced at $55.

The March of Dimes is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality.  Founded in 1938, the March of Dimes funds programs of research, community services, education, and advocacy to save babies and in 2003 launched a campaign to address the increasing rate of premature birth.

For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Stacey Skipp at (313) 574-7962.

St. John's is located at 22001 Northwestern Hwy. in Southfield.

Online: www.marchofdimes.com

  • MorningsMorningsMore>>

  • Healthy Greek yogurt recipes

    Healthy Greek yogurt recipes

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-08-21 15:42:18 GMT
    These recipes come from Lisa Howard, author of the cookbook Healthier Gluten-Free.
    These recipes come from Lisa Howard, author of the cookbook Healthier Gluten-Free.
  • 7th Annual Patriot Golf Day shootout

    7th Annual Patriot Golf Day shootout

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:36:16 GMT
    Fox 2 News Morning LogoFox 2 News Morning Logo
    The Patriot Golf Day Shootout raises funds for those who have devoted their lives to our country.
    The Patriot Golf Day Shootout raises funds for those who have devoted their lives to our country.
  • Coffee red chile braised beef short ribs from Harry's Detroit

    Coffee red chile braised beef short ribs from Harry's Detroit

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:25:44 GMT
    This recipe for coffee red chile braised beef short ribs comes courtesy of Chef Jim Lamb at Harry's Detroit.
    This recipe for coffee red chile braised beef short ribs comes courtesy of Chef Jim Lamb at Harry's Detroit.
Powered by WorldNow

KDFW FOX 4
400 N. Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202

Main Station Directory:
(214) 720-4444
News Fax:
(214) 720-3263 or (214) 720-3333

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices