Fashion for Compassion
(Benefiting the Austin Children's Shelter)

Austin Events and Festivals

Fashion for Compassion
April 15, 2011
Event Begins - 6:30 pm
Saks Fifth Avenue (Great Hills Trail)
Tickets - $100-$150

Fashion for Compassion , an annual chic spring style show since 2008, benefits the Austin Children's Shelter . In 2009, the show was hosted by Neiman Marcus in The Domain. Since 2010, the event is at Saks Fifth Avenue in the Arboretum area.

The 2011 show features runway appearances by Amber Collins, Miss New York 2011 as well a number of notable Austinites: Greg Hamilton (Travis County Sheriff), Rebecca Hardeman, Mary Herr Tally, Dr. John Hogg, Joanna Linden, Donna Stockton-Hicks, Bobbi Topfer, and Mort Topfer.

Additionally, catering is provided by a variety of top-notch Austin establishments. Last year (2010), the list included:

  • Bliss Bakery
  • Cannoli Joeas Gourmet Italian Restaurant
  • The County Line Bar-B-Q Restaurant
  • Cornucopia Popcorn
  • LaMadeleine Country Fresh CafA(c)
  • Romanoas Macaroni Grill
  • Tiffas Treats
  • Truluckas

There will also be a live auction and, of course, opportunities for shopping. Music for the 2010 event is provided by DJ Christian Barbuto.

About the Austin Children's Shelter : "The Austin Childrenas Shelter is an emergency shelter offering a safe haven for children who are removed from their homes due to life-threatening abuse or neglect."

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Saks Fifth Avenue
9722 Great Hills Trail
Austin, Texas 78759

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