JUSTICE IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY?
Thursday, June 30, 2011 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
You are cordially invited to a cocktail hour and symposium benefiting the nonprofit Global Action Through Fashion
June 30, 2011
All proceeds benefit Global Action Through Fashion, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, which means your ticket is tax deductible.
Christine Aylward, Clarissa Nicosia, Claudia Ross, Heidi Petit, Hooman Khalili, Jeffrey Leifer, Joel Goodrich, Karen Tamblyn, Mary Macrae, Mike del Ponte, Nadine Weil, Vicki Liviakis
Dress code: ethical cocktail attire
7-8pm / symposium
The symposium will feature presentations by Eve Blossom of Lulan Artisans, Lynda Grose of CCA, Kindley Walsh-Lawlor of Gap Inc. Social and Environmental Responsibility and Domenica Peterson of Global Action Through Fashion, among others. Guests will have the opportunity to engage in discussion about issues related to fashion and soluions for the future.
8 - 10 pm / cocktail party
Delicious local & organic hors d’oeuvres from Stacy Scott Catering, gelato from Ciao Bella Gelato & beverages from FAIR. - The Fair Trade Spirits Co, Casa Noble Organic Tequila, and Greater Purpose Wines.
An Ethical Fashion Exhibit that will include clothing on mannequins and fashion installation pieces.
Personal eco styling and a photo booth to capture all the looks.
Silent auction items featuring eco brands.
This event celebrates fashion’s surprising influence on our daily lives and the fashion industry’s underutilized power to change the world. The global apparel and accessories market generated total revenues of $1.3 trillion in 2008, yet only around .4% of that is classified as sustainable. Now is the time for change.
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Global Action Through Fashion (GATF)
GATF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded with the vision to create a more equitable and sustainable world through fashion. We provide education & informational resources for consumers, producers & fashion industry professionals.