Mikki Taylor

*October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  To raise awareness and funds for the families they serve, Jenesse Center will present Perfect World Style Celebrity Fashion Show as part of Bloomingdale’s Love Where You Live – The Shopping Benefit charity shopping event.  

Style guru, ESSENCE Magazine Editor-At-Large Mikki Taylor will host the exciting affair and present the top five must-have trends for the fall.  Bloomingdale’s stylist to the stars, Kendrick Osorio will style celebrity and professional models including celebrity chef G. Garvin, Grammy nominated R&B artist Kenny Lattimore, Jenesse’s favorite hearthrob fix-it men, the Plumbers and more.

Jenesse Center is a non-profit organization that provides a holistic, comprehensive program to nurture  women, children and families victimized by domestic violence back to a place of mental, financial, physical and emotional well-being.

Kenny Lattimore

The organization provides culturally sensitive programs, services and outreach efforts to families by providing a centralized base of support and services that ensures a transition from immediate crisis to stability and self-sufficiency.

Housing families from 30 days up to two years through its 156-bed emergency and transitional shelters, Jenesse provides a variety of free support services to over 2,000 families annually, including mental health counseling, independent life skills classes, computer training, job referrals, after school programs for children, field trips, tutoring and legal counsel offering assistance with obtaining restraining orders for domestic violence victims.

What:
Jenesse Perfect World Style Celebrity Fashion Show will present an exciting evening of Fall and Holiday fashion collections, while benefiting Jenesse’s numerous life saving intervention programs.

Jenesse Perfect World Style Celebrity Fashion Show is ‘one-night-only’ on Wednesday, October 20th at the Bloomingdales Century City location; but shoppers may support Jenesse on both Wednesday, October 20th and Thursday, October 21st and receive 15% to 20% off most their purchases.

The first step for shoppers to participate is to purchase a $10 ticket in the name of Jenesse at the stores Charity Redemption Desk.  Supporters may make the $10 donation to Jenesse at either Century City, Beverly Center, Santa Monica or the Sherman Oaks stores.   

For more information about the fashion show, or to pre-purchase tickets, Michelle Hudson at (323) 299-9496, ext. 155. or email her at [email protected] To view a promo on the event, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebIxHNUxhx8.  To learn about Jenesse visit www.jenesse.org.

When:
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
10:00am – 10:00pm, All day shopping event
6:00pm, VIP Reception-Men’s Department/1st Floor
7:00pm, Jenesse Perfect World Style Celebrity Fashion Show-Women’s Department/2nd Floor

Where:
Bloomingdale’s Century City, 10250 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90067