The Passion for Fashion Gala will be held on April 27th at the Garden Grove Event Center Courtyard, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The event celebrates 150 years of fashion in Carbondale and at SIU. Proceeds from the gala will fund a scholarship for SIU students in the Hospitality and Tourism Administration, and Advertising programs.
The event will feature a silent auction and a vintage fashion show as entertainment. Items for the silent auction may be donated by local businesses or community members by contacting Nicole Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.