DANBURY, CT - If you have a passion for fashion, fine food and fabulous fun, you won’t want to miss Rx for Fashion: Maximum Strength that takes place on Friday, April 13, 2012, 6:30 p.m. at the O’Neill Center at Western Connecticut State University. This high-energy evening begins on the red carpet and ends on the dance floor. The Western Connecticut Health Network Foundation Associate Board of Directors and organizers of Rx for Fashion – Maximum Strength cordially invite the community to join them on April 13th. Tickets are $175 per person, which includes dinner by Bernard’s. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.
Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) physicians, nurses and WCHN-affiliated friends and associates will hit the catwalk wearing the season’s latest fashions and providing attendees with a glimpse into their personal sense of style.
2012 Red Carpet Runway Sponsors
Rx for Fashion – Maximum Strength is a fundraising event sponsored by The Fiore Family and features 40 models wearing the season’s hottest fashions available at Lord & Taylor.
Rx for Fashion – Maximum Strength Event Sponsors
Haute Couture Sponsor – The Fiore Family
Spotlight Sponsor – The Rizzo Companies
Front Row Sponsors – Equale & Cirone, LLP; Halloran & Sage, LLP; Hancock Hall/Filosa; McKenney Mechanical Contractors, Inc.; Albert J. Salame & Family; Mr. & Mrs. Dan Rabinowitz; Reproductive Medicine Associates; Ventura, Ribeiro & Smith
Red Carpet Sponsor – Mr. & Mrs. Michael J. Weiss
Club Rx Dance Party Sponsor – Credit Center Inc.
Beauty & Wellness Sponsor - Adam Broderick Salon & Spa
Production Sponsor – Powerstation Events
Media Sponsors – Cumulus Danbury, ESPN Radio-940 WINE/1510 WPUT, New Kicks Star 105.5 and I-95.
“This year marks the fourth Rx for Fashion event hosted by the Foundation’s Associate Board,” said Grace Linhard, Executive Director and Vice President of the Foundations for Danbury Hospital and New Milford Hospital. “Western Connecticut Health Network’s medical community participation makes this year’s red carpet event ultra-special. The runway show will feature physicians, nurses, donors, community leaders, and more. Proceeds from the evening will benefit patient programs and services provided at Danbury and New Milford Hospitals.”
Exciting Array of Auction Items
A silent auction offers:
Tickets to two runway shows at Mercedes-Benz 2012 Fall Fashion Week with round trip limousine service
Wonderful getaways such as a week’s stay in Belize, one week in Cabo and one week on Cape Cod
Tickets to Yankees vs. Red Sox at Fenway on July 8th with two-night hotel accommodations
Rounds of golf at some of the area’s exclusive courses and private clubs
Seats #6 and #7 from the former Yankee Stadium
Plus, there will be electronics, wines, spa experiences, jewelry, decadent dining packages, theatre tickets, and landscaping services. Bidding will take place using handheld electronic devices allowing for auction participation without leaving your chair or your friends!
2012 Rx for Fashion – Maximum Strength Models
Fashions will be modeled by the following members of Western Connecticut Health Network’s medical staff:
Look who is walking the runway!
Dr. Ramin Ahmadi of Woodbridge
Sarah Bouissou of Ridgefield
Dr. Stan Broder of Ridgefield
Dr. Fred Browne of Oxford
Dr. Greg Brucato of Ridgefield
Sasha Chalif of Washington
Dr. Courtney Chambers of Litchfield
Dr. Bob Cooper of Brookfield
Dr. Carolyn Couture of Ridgefield
Billy Craig of Brookfield
Michael Daglio of Pound Ridge, N.Y.
Dr. Brooke Davidson of Riverside
Edgardo Escribano of New Fairfield
Dr. Patrick Giles of Southbury
Dr. Patrice Gillotti of Redding
Dr. Sanjay Gupta of Danbury
Ana Cristina Herrick of Sandy Hook
Dr. Chuck Herrick of Sandy Hook
Spencer Houldin of Roxbury
Jim Kennedy of Danbury
Dr. Tom Koobatian of Southbury
Dr. Michele Lentner-Foye of Danbury
Peggy Marconi of Ridgefield
Rudy Marconi of Ridgefield
Lisi Marcus of Redding
Neil Marcus, Esq. of Redding
Ralph McIntosh of Newtown
Paul McNamara, Esq. of Ridgefield
Dr. Jose Mendez of Newtown
Dr. Marita Michelin of Ridgefield
Dr. Matt Miller of West Redding
Don Mitchell of Brookfield
Dr. Cynthia Murdock of Danbury
Carol Polito of Danbury
Dr. Jeet Sandhu of Ridgefield
Dr. Gary Schleiter of Newtown
Dr. Valerie Staradub of Redding
Dr. Jay Weiner of Danbury
Deborah Weymouth of New Milford
Dr. Robert Winslow of Weston
To request an invitation, please contact Western Connecticut Health Network Foundation offices at (203) 739-8072 or (860) 210-5270 or visit www.DanburyHospital.org/rxforfashion or www.NewMilfordHospital.org/rxforfashion.