Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


May 29, 2014

'Among Friends'

Dress for Success River Cities to host fourth annual fundraiser at Savannah’s

HUNTINGTON —  Dress for Success River Cities will host its fourth annual “Among Friends at Savannah’s: A Wine Tasting to Benefit Dress for Success River Cities” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Savannah’s Restaurant, 1208 6th Ave.

The evening will feature a selection of wines and hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction with items including two tickets to Oscar de la Renta’s 2016 Spring Fashion Show and a raffle for an authentic Oscar de la Renta handbag.

“Dress for Success River Cities is proud to aid disadvantaged women in their journey to economic independence,” Christina Ward, executive director of Dress for Success River Cities, said. “Events like our ‘Among Friends at Savannah’s’ Wine Tasting allows us to continue that mission. Our goal is to serve 500 clients this year, and we are confident that we will be successful thanks to the support of our community.”

Event tickets are $75 each and raffle tickets are $10 each or three for $25. Both are available by calling Dress for Success River Cities at (304) 522-3011 or visiting the boutique at 1141 4th Ave., Huntington.

Dress for Success River Cities is an affiliate of Dress for Success, an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Dress for Success River Cities serves 13 counties in West VIrginia, Kentucky and Ohio and is at 1141 4th Ave.

For more information, visit dressforsuccess.org/rivercities.

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