Saturday, September 25, 2010

Walk This Way Fashion Show

~~~ Becky’s Fund and Eric Finn Custom Clothiers cordially invite you to the ~~~

Second Annual **Walk This Way** Charity Fashion Show

This unique event will feature the only over-the-pool runway in DC, with professional athletes rocking the runway to take a stand against domestic violence. Emceed by NBC sports anchor Lindsay Czarniak, our event will include live performances by celebrated Grammy-winning performing artist Patti Austin, top billboard chart jazz performer Marcus Johnson, and entertainer David Breth, DC council members, respected international political leaders and other high profile guests all standing up against domestic violence.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.

WHERE: The Liaison Hotel, an Affinia Hotel, Capitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, Washington DC, 20001.

Matt Landsberg, founder and owner of Eric Finn, the luxury men’s clothier, will showcase his collection, modeled by local professional athletes and celebrity models including former Washington Redskins wide receiver, Gary Clark; Washington Redskins offensive tackle Stephon Heyer; Washington Redskins defensive end, Chris Wilson; Washington Capitals Center Dave Steckel, D.C. United defensive midfielder, Clyde Simms; and the likely participation of other prominent athletes from the Washington Capitals, the Washington Wizards, the Washington Redskins and D.C. United.

Based upon the success of last year’s Walk This Way, this fall’s event is expected to again garner the support of the area’s social and philanthropic elites. In addition to Becky’s Fund’s generous sponsors including Vitamin Water, MillerCoors, Reese Gardner, La Fleur Limousine, Republic National, Dr. Michael Gocke of Virginia Oral, Facial and Implant Surgery and Popchips, the host committee includes some of the most respected leaders in the community including D.C. Councilmembers Yvette Alexander, Jack Evans and Harry Thomas. The host committee is also comprised of H.E. Abdulwahab Abdulla Al-Hajjri, Ambassador of Yemen; Mary Amons, “Labels for Love” founder and reality television star; Flavius Galiber of Northrop Grumman Corporation; and Juleanna Glover, founding principal of the Ashcroft Group, LLC.

To view more pictures from last year's event, please go here! This is one event you don't want to miss!

Walk This Way tickets:

General Admission - $125 - open bar from 6:30-10:30 pm

VIP Admission- $200 - open bar, VIP access, VIP gift bag