Special Care Spa And The Open Door Shelter For Women Host Fashion Talent Show Featuring Homeless Women in Washington, DC


Local businesses team up to give homeless women makeovers for the Holidays

Washington, DC (I-Newswire) November 30, 2012 - The Open Door Shelter for Women (New Hope Ministries, Inc) a 108 emergency shelter for women in Washington, DC along with local small businesses host a holiday fashion and talent show featuring the residence at The Open Door Shelter for Women.

Marilyn Dawson, owner of Special Care Spa in Bowie, Maryland, is the brainchild behind this magnificent event. In 2011, Marilyn along with local hairstylists, makeup artists, and dozens of volunteers, hosted the first holiday event at The Open Door Shelter for Women. This event gave the ladies a time for much needed pampering which included clothing, hairstyling and beauty makeovers. This year, Marilyn wanted to celebrate the women by giving them the opportunity to showcase their talents and strut their stuff down the runway!

The Diva Fashion and Talent show as it's called will feature 12 women from young to old, who reside at the shelter. Each person will receive a full makeover including wardrobe for the show. All of the services will be provided by volunteer local businesses in the beauty industry. "During rehearsal the women and young ladies were so overly excited and filled with joy anticipating the event. It made my heart melt to know that we are bringing happiness and joy to these women and right before the holidays. It was also very moving to see the community rally together donating all of the clothing and apparel for the show." says Tona Michelle, owner of The Glamour Mill.

The Diva Fashion and Talent show takes place on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at The Open Door Shelter for Women, 425 2nd Street, NW Washington, DC 20001






About The Glamour Mill

The Glamour Mill is a leading social sales beauty companyLess..

Contact Information

The Glamour Mill
Tonia Boyd
Phone : 240-381-9453

Published in:

Events / Trade Shows

Published On:

November 30, 2012

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. I-Newswire.com is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the I-Newswire.com press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.


Related Releases

Austin's Newest Race Features 5k and 10k and Is Family and Dog-Friendly
Silicon Labs Sunshine Run, Sunday April 27th, Palmer Events Center

Concert Technologies Launches Nationwide Riser Management Program at IFMA Facility Fusion Expo
Concert Technologies launches its riserSafe program at the IFMA Facility Fusion Expo April 15-17 at the Gaylord National Convention Center. Visit booth #118 to learn more.

Free Financial Planning Seminar, Paper Shredding This Week!
Finances out of hand? Paper piling up? Now there's no excuse not to get organized. Professional Organizers of Augusta (POA), joins forces with local experts to help the CSRA kick off the new tax year with more clarity, less clutter.

2014 CIL Broward ADA Expo: "Showcasing the Talents of People with Disabilities". July 12th-13th, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
The Center for Independent Living of Broward (CILB) will be hosting the 2014 CIL Broward ADA Expo: "Showcasing the Talents of People with Disabilities", on July 12th and 13th at the Broward County Convention Center.

Strategic Partnership Between Pepperl+Fuchs and SPS Automation India
Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fair Pvt Ltd the organisers of 'SPS Automation India - Driving manufacturing processes of the future' formally confirms partnership with one of the world's most prominent brands in automation technology, Pepperl+Fuchs