Liberty In Style | A Fashion Show Fundraiser to End Human Trafficking
Tara Teng, Miss Canada 2012 & Praise 106.5 radio announcer Lynette Morgan to Co-Emcee Liberty In Style
Benefiting Engedi Refuge | Presented by Betty Be Good
About The Event
Thursday, Sep 26th 5-8pm
8125 Birch Bay Square Street, #220, Birch Bay Square Mall across from Woods Coffee (formerly Perfume Plus).
Betty Be Good presents Liberty In Style a evening to benefit Engedi Refuge and survivors of sexual exploitation. Co-emcees Tara Teng & Lynette Morgan host a lively fashion show with 40 styled looks on 22 models, complimentary non-alcoholic refreshments & nibbles, plus prizes & a community joined together in a stand for liberty.
Tickets may be purchased online & claimed at the door:
About Engedi Refuge
Engedi Refuge Ministries is a faith-based restorative program for women who have survived sexual exploitation. They are dedicated to empowering women to take the steps necessary to live their dreams with dignity and hope through safe housing, life skills training & trauma focused therapy. Learn more at engedirefuge.com.
About Tara Teng
Tara Teng is the CEO of Justly Market, an Ethical Fashion Blogger, Miss World Canada 2012, a TEDx Speaker and the BC Director of Operations for the Joy Smith Foundation. She works in communities domestically and abroad to raise the socio-economic status of women and end human trafficking around the world. Her advocacy work has helped to pass new laws that protect victims of human trafficking and she established Canada's first Municipal Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking. She was “Woman of the Year” in 2011, nominated as one of the Globe and Mail’s “Top 25 Most Transformational Canadians”, and received the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal in recognition of her vast human rights work.
Twitter and Instagram as @misstarateng
About Lynette Morgan
Lynette is a Washington native, although she spent most of her growing up years in the Midwest. Lynette calls herself an “AMERICANADIAN” since she is from America and her husband, Dom, is Canadian. Together, their blended family includes 3 boys, 3 girls, a new son-in-law and her new kitty, Mia Bella. When she is not crossing the border back and forth for family time, she loves photography and scrapbooking, the Hallmark channel and just hanging with her hubby at their little house near the beach.
Doors open at 5pm. Live entertainment begins while our wine bar will be open for purchase of red and white wine. Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and light nibbles will be served from 5-7pm.
There are a number of 'fun-draisers' including a balloon pop where you'll have a chance to win a stay at Semiahmoo Resort & a $75 dining credit. Every balloon is a winner... pop yours and find out if you win big! So exciting!
Our door prize is a $300 shopping spree at Betty Be Good... this amazing prize will be drawn at the end of the fashion show and the winner must be present to win! This is open to all paid ticket holders.
There's a silent auction with prizes from Bob's Burger & Brew, Subway and so much more!
Our fashion show kicks off approximately 7pm. We have 22 models and nearly 40 styled looks to give you plenty of inspiration for your fall and winter wardrobe. Be sure to use your $10 shopping credit prior to the event (open 12pm-9pm) or following the fashion show. Every paid ticket includes $10 to shop at Betty Be Good (valid Sep 26th only; no rain checks).
All of this fun plus we're changing lives for survivors of human trafficking...
Hope to see on this fun-filled evening!