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Modus Union Uniting Members of Congress, Philanthropic Community, & Fashion Industry for One Night
Modus Union Uniting Members of Congress,  Philanthropic Community, & Fashion Industry for One Night

Members of Congress, local athletes, philanthropists and the fashion industry are assembling for DC’s Modus Union Spring 2011 – a unique event supporting prevention and early detection of cancer in women.

Modus Union Spring 2011 features a full runway show by acclaimed fashion designer Marc Bouwer (www.MarcBouwer.com), a 3-D film presentation previewing Bouwer’s Fall 2011 line, and an art installation and silent auction featuring some of the most talented visual artists in DC. The proceeds from this one-of-a-kind gathering will benefit Cancer Schmancer (www.CancerSchmancer.org), an organization founded by actress Fran Drescher to prevent cancer in women through education and early detection.

WHAT:          Modus Union Spring 2011

WHEN:          Wednesday, May 4

  • 6:30 – Red Carpet Entry & Cocktail Hour
  • 8:00 – Remarks by members of Congress
  • 8:30 – 3-D Film & Runway Show

WHO:           

  • Marc Bouwer, Fashion Designer;
  • Fran Drescher, Actress & Cancer Schmancer Founder; and
  • Mary Amons, Philanthropist & Real Housewives of DC Cast Member.

WHERE:       

The Historic Lumber Shed Plaza at the Yards Park || 1 block south from the intersection of N Street SE & 3rd Street SE || 3 blocks from Navy Yard Metro, New Jersey Ave. exit.

Tickets on sale today, ranging from $75 to $250. Media admitted for free with RSVP. To secure a press pass, please contact Chris Cassidy at (415) 374-0400 or Cassidy@LabelsForLove.org.          

Labels for Love is a 501(c)(3) charity that stages fashionable events to raise funds and public awareness for women’s and children’s organizations. Labels for Love was founded by Mary Amons, prominent DC philanthropist and former cast member of the Real Housewives of DC. For more information, go to www.LabelsForLove.org.

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