Press release from Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders:
BeYOUtiful, a fashion show benefiting Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders (CRC for ED), celebrates every body as beautiful regardless of size, shape, race, age, or gender, while bringing more awareness to CRC for ED and its mission and services. “Eating disorders do not discriminate and we want to promote body respect and acceptance,” said Ellise VanGilder, Chair, BeYOUtiful Fashion Show Fundraiser.
WHEN: May 31, 2019 – 7-9pm (Doors open at 6pm)
WHERE: Ambrose West, 312 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806
Ticket Link: https://beyoutifulfashionshow.brownpapertickets.com/
*All sponsor contributions and ticket sale proceeds will be allocated to the CRC for ED General Fund for distribution to the various programs of the organization.
BeYOUtiful will feature fashion by VaVaVooom, NEST Boutique, Minx Boutique, Hazel Twenty, and Mine and Yours Asheville Resale. Guests will enjoy a dj, cash bar, raffle prizes, and community. “This is not your typical fashion show, it is a fun and empowering event and all bodies are welcome,” says VanGilder. Additionally, event organizers are excited to announce that public figure, model, actress, and fashionista Sarah Merrell, will be emceeing the show!
Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders has served WNC as T.H.E. Center for Disordered Eating since 2004. With their new name, they remain the only nonprofit in North Carolina supporting individuals, families, and professionals concerned with disordered eating and recovery from eating disorders.
*This event was made possible in part due to support from AireServ, Va Va Vooom, SolReflection, Cornerstone Physical Therapy,103.3 AshevilleFM, Brushes and Braids, Alex GSP Murphy, Ambrose West, Asheville Community Yoga, Lobster Trap, Hillman Beer, Ingles and Empyrean Arts.