Anacostia in Fashion

$715 of $1,500 goal

Raised by 17 people in 54 months

 I need your help! In November I was so inspired by this area just across from my home, I was immediately drawn to it and had to figure it out.  I pulled together some amazing talent to do a Photoshoot. While the shoot was going on, I kept feeling like this was much bigger than just the Photoshoot. It came to me "Anacostia in Fashion".


Anacostia in Fashion will be a representation of key moments in Historic Anacostia history through Fashion and Multi media, with a portion of proceeds to benefit the Parent Engagement Committee at Anacostia High School.


The Arch Development Corp. and the Office of Planning invited Artists to be apart of Lumen8anacostia, a 14 week event to bring awareness to the area thru a combination of art, events, mini seminars and just great energy. I submitted a proposal and they accepted. I received a room and a grant of $500 to produce this introductory phase. Unfortunately that will not cover the basics. I still need lights, invitations, flyers, fabric, photos printed, mounted and framed. Video still needs to be edited and so on....


 I am swallowing my pride and I'm asking those of you who can help me to do make this an event to remember. I'm almost there but I still need a little more.  This would be great if you could help me out. I will recognize those as patrons in our advertisments and private fashion events.  Anything will help $1, $5, $10,$20. I would certainly be blessed by your efforts. Thank you in advance!

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Update 4
52 months ago
I want to take this time to say Thank You for all your help. There are a few things that need to be touched and a little more time left and then we will be ready.

APRIL 14th, 2012
12pm-12am
Historic Anacostia MLKJR and GHR lumen8anacostia.com
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Update 3
52 months ago
The space has been cleared and the process of transformation begins.......
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Update 2
52 months ago
Working hard to make this work. Your help would be a blessing.
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Update 1
52 months ago
I want to thank you all for your support We are now at 20% of our goal, only 80% more to go. Thank you !
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$715 of $1,500 goal

Raised by 17 people in 54 months
Created January 24, 2012
DB
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Dwayne Boyd
52 months ago

I wish you well!

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TD
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The Duchess
52 months ago

everything you touch prospers!

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JL
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Jin Lounge
52 months ago

Good Luck

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Anonymous
52 months ago
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Anonymous
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
HS
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H.D. Stevenson
52 months ago

Raymond Thomas sent me

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THE LP (Lamonte & Princess)
52 months ago

WE are so proud of you and 200% support THIS and ALL your projects! More $$$ to come. You have asked and you WILL receive. Keep living and doing what is your divine purpose. WE LOVE YOU! --THE LP

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Anonymous
52 months ago
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52 months ago
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Pam Scroggins
52 months ago

I am sooooo happy for you! Many prayers are coming your way. God Bless you and give you grace and mercy in all you touch! Love you, my friend

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