Fashion preview planned as scholarship fund-raiser
Proceeds will go toward educational projects supported by various chapters.
LIBERTY -- The Network Council of Mahoning Valley, representing eight chapters of the American Business Women's Association, will sponsor an annual fall fashion preview Sept. 22 at the Holiday Inn MetroPlex Centre.
Doors will open at 1 p.m., and the event will begin with a Chinese auction featuring a hope chest of items. There also will be a raffle for an Amish quilt.
A luncheon will be served at 2:30 p.m., and entertainment will be provided by Mary Jo Maluso and Rick Blackson.
Models for the fashion show will be representatives from area television and radio stations and the woman of the year from each of the chapters.
The cost for the event is $18, and the deadline for ticket sales is Sept. 14. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Susan Morell, (330) 757-8081, or Mary Rish, (330) 755-0892.
Founded in 1949, ABWA brings together business women of diverse occupations and provides opportunities for them to grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.