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Today’s side deal invites you to party for a good cause—or three good causes—with tickets to the annual Fashion Fights Poverty runway show for $37—half off the normal price. This fashion-forward non-profit is celebrating five years of sustainable style with a fundraising event at the elegant Renaissance Mayflower Hotel on Friday, September 25, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Fashion Fights Poverty strives to highlight the designs of emerging and established eco-friendly and ethical fashion designers, while raising money for beneficiary programs that create income-generating and micro-financing opportunities for artisans in developing countries. FFP partners with organizations including Kiva, Millennium Promise, and Trickle Up.
Your ticket gets you:
- Admission to the event
- Hors d’oeuvres
- Admission to the after-party at Midtown Lounge with one-hour open bar
Admire beautiful, ethical new designs with the knowledge that your Groupon is going to build a better world.
Note: Deal does not include seat at the show, or open bar access to the pre-party.
Fashion Fights Poverty receives a lot of supportive press in the DC area, including the Minaret Online, Uptown, Planet Green,and the Examiner: > * I think most people know that fashion meeting compassion is one of my favorite categories of do-gooders. The DC-based nonprofit Fashion Fights Poverty is a perfect example of merging fashion and compassion together. FFP missions themselves to raise awareness for initiatives that encourage and support creative, effective, and sustainable means of challenging poverty. – Portia Obeng, DC Charity Examiner > * First and foremost, FFP rewards and recognizes designers and organizations who embrace the powerful potential of creativity and design to address issues of poverty. – Summer Rayne Oakes, Planet Green
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Sep 26, 2009. Amount paid never expires. Standing room tickets. Does not include seat at fashion show or access to FFP pre-party's open bar. Cash bar available. Expires night of event. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.