Sunflower Children Foundation Presents: FACE Portland 2012
Combining fashion and compassion on the 30th of June, the Sunflower Children Foundation presents FACE Portland 2012. Complete with a fashion show and benefit auction, The Fashion Auction Compassion Event (FACE) is to aid in the support of demising worldwide hunger and is a 100 percent volunteer based fundraiser. This incredible event will showcase fashions for Summer 2012, as well as, include wine tastings by Majestic Fine Wines, and a silent and live auction hosted by award winner, John Curley. Sunflower Children Foundation is a non-governmental humanitarian aid organization that was founded by fashion model, Helena Houdova. To help the world’s forgotten children overcome the burden of poverty Sunflower Children provides survival and developmental care where it is needed.
FACE Portland will benefit both the Island of Hope and Thembelihle Home. Island of Hope is an orphanage and education center in India that provides education, vaccinations, and psychological support to children that were affected by the 2004 Tsunami. Thembelihle Home is a safe place for children who have been abused or abandoned in South Africa. The home provides both care and education to these unfortunate children.
Also, in order to lower Oregon’s national rate of “child food insecurity” FACE Portland will also be collecting goods for the Oregon Food Bank. When you drop off a non-perishable food item at check-in you will receive a free drink ticket.
FACE will be held at Wieden + Kennedy in Portland, Oregon on June 30th, 2012. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.faceportland.org/buy-tickets. Sponsors of the event include: ACE HOTEL; Wieden + Kennedy; Moulé; Mercantile; Collier and more.
Furthermore, in benefit of the Sunflower Children Foundation for the month of June ACE Hotel is offering an exclusive deal. When you book a room using the promotional code “Sunflower” the hotel will give back 10 percent to FACE Portland.
Don’t miss out on this amazing event! FACE Portland 2012 is sure to entertain so, buy your tickets now! To learn more about FACE Portland and these remarkable organizations visit their website.