Pace Center for Girls, Lee raised a record $68,600 during its “FUNky Fashion Show” event, held May 9 at the Moose Lodge #2199 in Cape Coral.
The event featured a fashion show of one-of-a-kind recycled or repurposed pieces created by individuals and businesses, as well as “ready to wear” looks from Razzle Dazzle. In addition to the show, guests enjoyed food, cocktails, music, a silent auction and prize drawings throughout the evening. Proceeds from the event benefit Pace Lee and its strength-based programs that guide Pace girls in finding their voice and achieving their potential.
Pace Center for Girls, Lee provides free year-round middle and high school academics, case management, counseling, and life skills development in a safe and supportive environment that recognizes and deals with past trauma and builds upon girls’ individual strengths. Dedicated to meeting the social, emotional, and education needs of girls, Pace has a successful and proven program model that has changed the life trajectory of more than 40,000 girls and is recognized as one of the nation’s leading advocates for girls in need.
For more information on Pace Center for Girls, Lee, call 239-425-2366 or visit www.PaceCenter.org/Locations/Lee.