10 Years of Impact For Graves Diseases In The Community Through Advocacy & High Fashion

Autoimmune Metro Style Charity Fashion Show Returns Home to Philadelphia for the 10th Anniversary Hosted by Sabrina “Sabre” Ocasio.

Philadelphia, PA, USA – Sabrina “Sabre” Ocasio returns to her hometown Philadelphia, to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Autoimmune Metro Style Charity Fashion Show (AIMS) benefiting Autoimmune Diseases and Breast Cancer Research. The weekend will include three days of fashion one in which is in collaboration with and taking place in King of Prussia Mall with Lord & Taylor. The weekend of events will convene on Friday August 17, 2018 through Sunday August 19, 2018. Fashion designers, models, influencers, community leaders, families, and celebrities come together to raise awareness for Autoimmune Diseases with proceeds being donated to the American Cancer Society.

The entire weekend will be filled with exciting, entertaining, enlightening, and productive activities for all of the young people confirmed to participate in the 10 Year Anniversary of #AIMSK18. Confirmed activities include acting workshops, modeling workshops, industry insiders from veterans, social events, live music, and more! Autoimmune Metro Style Charity Fashion Show 2K18 will bring together designers, models, fashion industry representatives, sponsors and vendors, all of whom want to support the consistent advocacy of Sabrina “Sabre” Ocasio, the founder of #AIMSK18!

The Autoimmune Metro Style Charity Fashion Show features a variety of aspiring designers showcasing their creative works for a cause. “AIMS provides a plethora of opportunities for young people and adults of all nationalities to express their voice through style, fashion and culture, while spreading awareness of Autoimmune Diseases”, mentions Sabre’. Models between the ages of 4 years old and 25 years old grace the runway, making AIMS very inclusive, family orientated, and a youth friendly occasion. The proceeds from the event is donated to fund programs, support groups and eventually a Graves’ Disease Center that is planned to open in Philadelphia in the coming years. This year a portion of the proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society to support cancer research and development towards a cure.

AIMS is made possible every year with the help of sponsors and supporters. Noted sponsors include State Farm Insurance, Lord & Taylor, Kohl’s, Women In Media, TZ Studio, D Crystal Photography, and numerous supportive families in the community!

Featured Child Stars for the 2018 Autoimmune Metro Style Charity Fashion Show includes Sophia Rita Agresta featured by Disney, Fisher Price, Gap and Target! As well as Alyssa AnnMarie Marquez nine year old model and actress featured by Disney, PBS Kids, as well as Birth of a Nation. Malia Williams is a 14 year old model featured by Getty Images, HBO Insecure, and 7hue Magazine. Ellie Matus; entrepreneur, model and ballerina dancer has been seen featured in NY Fashion Week and NYFW Magazine. #AMIS2k18 will also feature Jack Mcdougall professional work including NYFW, American Music Awards in Los Angeles, winner in the Cosmopolitan Top Model competition and Child Magazines 50! The aforementioned are just a few of the celebrity kids involved in #AIMS2k18 this year!

A Schedule of the 10 Year Anniversary Events Below:

AIMS 2K18 Decade: 10 Years In the Making Anniversary Celebration:

Friday August 17, 2018 @ 12:00PM -2:00PM Arts Ballroom 1324 Locust Street Phila, PA 19107
Celebrity Fashion & Runway Show, Pop Up Retail Shops, and a Vendor Marketplace!

The AIMS 2K18 Special Edition Featuring Lord & Taylor Corporation:

Saturday August 18, 2018 @ 6:00PM Lord & Taylor 160 N. Gulph Road King of Prussia, PA 19406
A evening of Glamour presenting top L&T trends, music, networking, shopping and Fashion fabulousness. This guest list will also include celebrity appearances, local media personalities, socialites, prominent business owners and fashion industry professionals.

Sunday’s Best Brunch & Back to School Celebration:

Sunday August 19, 2018 @ 11:00AM – 2:00PM
Sheraton Valley Forge Hotel 480 N Gulph Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406
Sunday’s Best Brunch will fundraise, empower, celebrate fashion, fellowship and awareness in high style, while providing awareness support to AIMS2K & Autoimmune disorders worldwide. The event theme pays homage to the style of the Kentucky Derby and features a Hats Showcase and Blue carpet style design and lineup.

Member of the press are invited and welcome to attend the events for media coverage. Please confirm attendance in advance with Danielle P. Jeter via Phone # 267-562-2179 or Email Address dpjeter@gmail.com.

Sponsorship, Partnership, and tickets are available. Inquire with Danielle P. Jeter for additional details.

About the Producer

Sabre’ is a former Model, CEO of Sabre’ Inc. and Graves’ Disease advocate. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Sabre’ became a Ford Model not to long after being noticed on the streets of New York City by a model scout. This gave her the opportunity to grow and work with the best in her field. After years of modeling Sabre’ was diagnosed with Graves’ Disease, moving from in front of the camera to behind the scenes. Sabre’ now focuses her career on teaching and directing models with her own company Sabre’ Inc. started here in Philadelphia. Sabre continues to be sought after by schools, organizations and her fashion industry peers, wanting her expertise as a part of their programs. She is also monthly contributor to pageant and model publication Le Reve Magazine. Her most prized efforts go into her annual charity event Autoimmune Metro Style Fashion Show. “I wanted to promote autoimmune disease awareness through my love of fashion” said Sabre’. The show garners support from her peers in the beauty and entertainment realm across the nation.

Media Contact
Company Name: AOI Events & PR
Contact Person: Danielle P. Jeter
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Phone: 267-562-2179
Country: United States
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