Magic Silk to Participate in Fashion Show Benefit

LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — On Feb. 14, lingerie manufacturer Magic Silk will participate in the Passionately Pink fashion show to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure as part of its partnership with New York-based nonprofit organization UNITE in Fashion.

Magic Silk will be donating styles from its new Pink Leopard and Cupid collections for the models to wear on the runway, and 500 silk g-strings to be placed in goody bags given to attendees.

“We are honored to be a part of the UNITE Valentine’s Day fashion show,” Magic Silk President Jeff Baker said. “As a lingerie manufacturer, we feel the responsibility to be involved with efforts to fund breast cancer awareness and research. UNITE has performed wonderful fundraising work for different charities, and we are happy to be supporting such an important cause.”

The fashion show will be held Feb. 14 at 7 p.m., at the Maritime Hotel in New York City. The event is open to the public, and admission is a $10 minimum donation per person with proceeds benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure to fund breast cancer research.

Founded in 2005, UNITE in Fashion promotes awareness of various social issues through fundraising events based on the collaboration of art, music and fashion. UNITE has contributed to causes such as breast cancer awareness and research, health care reform; and natural disaster reconstruction efforts.