Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Circle of Promise Hosts Fashion Show & Breast Health Luncheon in Honor of Breast Cancer Survivors

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Circle of Promise Presents

MANY SHADES OF PINK

A Fashion Show Honoring Breast Cancer Survivors
Saturday, February 24th
10:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
AMN Healthcare | 12400 High Bluff Dr. 

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Circle of Promise — an initiative educating African American women on the importance of making regular breast cancer screenings a priority and working to end breast cancer disparities to achieve health equity — will host a fashion show and breast health educational luncheon in partnership with Vista Community Clinic. 

EVENT FEATURES INCLUDE:

  • Fashion show highlighting breast cancer survivors. Survivors will be wearing individually inspired ensembles from local designers and stylists, who have donated their time and resources, including Fashion Stylist Kotton Candy & Company, and Designer Tanya Jenkins, owner of Nea Eshe.
  • Stevie Flowers as Emcee
  • Suzanne Afflalo, M.D. will discuss “A Perfect Storm” — breast health and how breast cancer affects African American women
  • Wendy Shurelds, Community Resource Advocate will debunk the myths that plague the African American Community 
  • Fitness Trainer Debra Gibson-Portee will discuss health and fitness
  • Harpist Mariea Antoinette and Local Musician Ken Turner will be performing
  • Lunch will be provided to all attendees
 

The event is free but space is limited, please RSVP by February, 14. 

For more information please contact Wendy Shurelds at Wendy@sdkomen.org.

 
 
 
 SUZANNE AFFLALO, M.D.
FAMILY PHYSICIAN
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER

 

STEVIE FLOWERS, EMCEE
AUTHOR, BEE STINGS, BUMBLE BEES & BUTTERFLIES
 WENDY SHURELDS, COMMUNITY RESOURCE ADVOCATE,
SUSAN G. KOMEN SAN DIEGO’S CIRCLE OF PROMISE
FASHION SHOW

KOTTON CANDY & CO.
FASHION STYLIST

TANYA JENKINS, DESIGNER
& OWNER OF NEA ESHE
PERFORMING

MARIEA ANTOINETTE, HARPIST
& NATIONAL RECORDING ARTIST
KEN TURNER
“BEST MALE VOCALIST”
2012 San Diego Prestige Awards