Face Forward and Fashion Fights Cancer
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New York, NY – 8/22/12 – Face Forward and Fashion Fights Cancer are teaming up to positively impact cancer and celebrate life. 7th for the Cure Style Walk will take place on10-11-12, during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We're raising awareness for a cure, while also making a fashion statement walking through the streets of NYC. Sign-up for the walk www.7thforthecure.com, volunteer, donate and get access to great samples, prizes and awards!
The walk will commence at 6:00pm on Battery Park on the Green, and continue alongside the Hudson River Park and end at Pier 59 Studios where we will transition into a Face Forward Celebration in which participants will be treated to music, shopping, lite fare and a book signing by bestselling author Michele Howe Clarke.
“Face Forward and FFC are all about experience, expression, coping and healing. What better way to gain awareness for a cure than to have a fashion walk and celebrate our amazing ability to Face Forward.
Face Forward is the inspiring story of Michele Howe Clarke - a young woman disfigured by a life and death battle with head and neck cancer. She had everything; nothing could have prepared her for this – yet she emerged alive, vibrant and victorious. She shares insights on how we can triumph over any challenge and Face Forward.
Fashion Fights Cancer’s (FFC) mission is to nurture the minds, bodies, and souls of cancer patients and survivors by engaging the mind positively and reducing suffering. FFC offers free therapeutic workshops focusing on fashion and design oriented activities to cancer patients and survivors.
Contact: Michele Howe Clarke