Archive for April, 2011

April 30th – eco2: ecofashion meets ecojustice

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Please join Filipino Advocates for Justice for our 38th Anniversary!

eco²: ecofashion meets ecojustice

Saturday, April 30, 2011
6 to 10pm
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, 388 9th Street, Suite 290, Oakland, CA 94607
A fashion show celebrating local eco friendly designers and honoring the contributions of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN) for their role in building the environmental justice movement.

In the spirit of our event, please dress in your best vintage, pre-owned, or sustainable clothing. Come enjoy an evening of fresh fashion with a variety of tasty eats by Mercury Lounge, Cafe Gabriela, and No Worries. Our Mistress of Ceremonies is Christine Cordero, FACES Advisory Board member.

Designers, Julia Rhee; Jenny Ton; Melissa Uy; Rozel Cruz; and Robin David, are representative of today’s environmentally conscious designers with an innovative vision. Roseli Ilano will be directing the fashion show as well as contributing a youth design.

Our fashion show models are community activists and leaders: Dawn Mabalon, Professor at San Francisco State University; Chris Punongbayan, Deputy Director of the Asian Law Caucus; Belle Santos, Development Manager for Planned Parenthood Shasta Pacific; Aimee Suzara, writer/performer; Toussaint Haki Stewart, teacher, and creator of Besto Pesto; and elementary school student, Mahalaya Tintiangco-Cubales.

General admission is $60.

Purchase tickets at Brown Paper Tickets or by clicking here.

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