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Fashion Show brings budget-conscious fashionistas to Guadalupe Resale Shop
By: Guadalupe Resale Shop
The sold-out March 19 event attracted nearly 120 women and featured volunteers wearing 30 outfits plucked from the showroom floor at Guadalupe Resale Shop, a boutique in North Naples. Models wore trendy cocktail and party dresses, business attire, formalwear, casualwear, athletic apparel, shoes and accessories like necklaces, handbags and scarves. After the show, audience members enjoyed hors d'ouevres and an exclusive shopping experience with VIP discounts up to 25% off.
Designer brands represented during the Fashion Show included Ann Taylor, Tommy Bahama, Talbots, Etro, Elie Tahari, Altar'd State, Akris, Sue Wong and more.
Proceeds from the Fashion Show support three life-changing educational programs at Guadalupe Center in Immokalee: the nationally accredited Early Childhood Education Program, After-school Tutoring & Summer Enrichment Program and college-preparatory Tutor Corps Program.
Guadalupe Resale Shop is located at 12980 Tamiami Trail North, Unit 10, in Naples.
About Guadalupe Resale Shop
Guadalupe Resale Shop is an upscale boutique in North Naples that accepts donations of like-new furniture, home décor, kitchenware, artwork, lamps, linens, DVDs and CDs, books and all types of ladies' and men's clothing, including accessories such as jewelry, purses and nearly new shoes. The Resale Shop provides a free pick-up service for furniture donations. All proceeds from sales at the Resale Shop directly support educational programs at Guadalupe Center in Immokalee. For more information, please visit GuadalupeCenter.org/
About Guadalupe Center
Guadalupe Center is a purpose-driven nonprofit organization with proven success in creating endless possibilities for the students of Immokalee through education, as well as fostering personal and academic success that leads to economic independence. Established in 1984, Guadalupe Center is a premier, education-focused organization that delivers outstanding results: 95% of students in the nationally accredited Early Childhood Education Program meet or exceed kindergarten readiness standards; 100% of students in the After-school Tutoring & Summer Enrichment Program demonstrate significant gains in reading and math; and 100% of seniors in the college-preparatory Tutor Corps Program graduate from high school and are accepted into college, with more than 94% ultimately earning a college degree. With a mission to break the cycle of poverty through education, Guadalupe Center serves more than 1,750 students annually and is generously supported by private donors, philanthropic organizations and community partners. For more information, please visit GuadalupeCenter.org (https://link.mediaoutreach.meltwater.com/