Neiman Marcus supports non-profit organization SHUZZ Fund, aims to raise more than $250,000 to donate shoes to children in poverty-stricken regions
Boca Raton, FL – February 10, 2014 – The SHUZZ Fund, a non-profit organization that provides shoes to children in poverty-stricken areas, announced its annual SHUZZ | ART | FASHION show will feature the respected and world renowned designer Zac Posen. A runway show, taking place on March 22, 2014 at Signature Flight Support in Boca Raton, FL, will feature Zac Posen’s 2014 Fall Collection. In the four years since its inception, SHUZZ Fund has donated tens of thousands of shoes to underprivileged children in the United States, Haiti, Japan, Guatemala, Nepal, Jamaica and Venezuela. With support from Neiman Marcus, the 2014 event is on track to raise more than $250,000, 100 percent of which will be given directly to relief efforts to donate shoes to children in impoverished communities internationally.
“This event would not be possible without tremendous support from Zac Posen, Neiman Marcus and our long list of sponsors – including Celebrity Cruises, Mercedes-Benz, Signature Flight Support and many more,” said Rita Lombardo, Founder, SHUZZ Fund. “Myself, SHUZZ Event Chairs – Dr. Megan Jack, Sara Maynoldi and Luis Prieto, and the entire 2014 SHUZZ Committee are extremely proud of what the organization has been able to accomplish in its startup years and look forward to celebrating success while increasing our ability to continue making an impact during SHUZZ | ART | FASHION in March.”
The event – cocktail reception begins at 7:00 p.m. ET with the fashion show taking place at 8:30 p.m. ET – will draw more than 1,000 attendees. Tickets are currently available for General, Premium and VIP seating at the SHUZZ | ART | Fashion event and can be purchased by visiting http://shuzz.ticketleap.com/2014/. Ticket prices range from $100 to $250 and seating is limited.
“Neiman Marcus is proud to partner with such an important organization,” said Lauren Johnson, PR manager, Neiman Marcus. “This is the second time we have produced a fashion show for SHUZZ and the Zac Posen collection will be spectacular. The collection will be available for orders at the Neiman Marcus Boca Raton store on Monday, March 24 following the event on Saturday evening.”
An impressive roster of partners and sponsors are united in their mission to better the lives of the less fortunate through their involvement with the SHUZZ Fund. Sponsorship opportunities for the event are still available. To get involved, please contact us: email@example.com.
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About SHUZZ Fund:
SHUZZ Fund is a Florida 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide new shoes to poverty-stricken children throughout the United States and in developing countries. 100 percent of public donations to SHUZZ support their ongoing programs: Back-2-School, Youth Athletics, International Relief, Disaster Relief and Medical Procedure Sponsorships. SHUZZ has been recognized for facilitating relief missions to donate shoes in impoverished communities across the globe. The Fund seeks to provide new shoes to 10 million children in poverty stricken areas around the world over the next 10 years. For more information, visit: www.shuzz.org or connect via Twitter and Facebook.
Founder, SHUZZ Fund