Cincinnati--To recognize the important work and promising
advancements in cancer research that are occurring at University of
Cincinnati (UC) Medical Center, Dillard's has generously donated a
fashion show to benefit The Barrett Cancer Center. The fashion show and
luncheon will be Wednesday, October 11, 2000,
in the Hall of Mirrors at the Omni Netherland Plaza. A champagne
reception will be held at 11:30 a.m. followed by a luncheon and fashion
show from noon to 1:30 p.m. Guest speakers will be Laura Pulfer,
Cincinnati Enquirer and Kenneth A. Foon, M.D., Director, The Barrett
Cancer Center. Dayna Eubanks, 12WKRC-TV, will moderate the show.
will not just be a fashion show, it will be a fashion event!" said
Dillard's Special Events Coordinator Kevin Swansey. The production will
feature designer names such as Dana Buchman, Escada, Louis Féraud,
Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, St. John, Ellen Tracy, and more.
Fashion:Undercover will incorporate spy themes from James Bond with
Bond girls looking for fashion excitement for the winter and the
Debie Crosset Warkany and Cate Katz, event
co-chairs, said, "We are so grateful to Dillard's and our committee for
planning this extraordinary event to benefit cancer research at The
Barrett Cancer Center." The event's honorary chair is Mrs. Edyth B.
Lindner. The event planning committee includes Eileen Barrett, Jane
Battaglia, Marjorie Hiatt, Mickey Kaplan and Joanie Lotts. The event
sponsor is The HoneyBaked Ham Company.
The Barrett Cancer Center
at the UC Medical Center is a comprehensive cancer center that provides
the finest care available to the Greater Cincinnati tri-state region.
From detection and diagnosis to treatment, education and research, the
center offers all the necessary cancer services at one convenient
location. The Barrett Cancer Center, founded in 1988, is named after
the late Charles M. Barrett, MD, former chairman of the UC Board of
Trustees who dedicated much of his life to the fight against cancer.
luncheon and fashion show is $45 for Benefactor seating and $75 for
Patron seating. Net proceeds benefit The Barrett Cancer Center. For additional information, please contact Jaimie Gilhooley, Senior Development Officer for Cancer Programs at 513-558-3879.