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United Colors of Fashion raises funds for the underprivileged | United Colors of Fashion récolte des fonds pour les défavorisés.

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Former Miss Tanzania Millen Magese wearing Anya Ayoung Chee

By Isseu Diouf Campbell

United Colors of Fashion honored several personalities of the fashion industry at its second annual fundraising gala on Oct. 17, 2012 at the Museum of New York City in Manhattan.

The list of honorees included Sandi Bass who was presented with the award for Creative Director of the Year, Jan Malan, Nigel Barker, Bukiwe Sanqwu and Camille Evans.

The fashion designers, who were meticulously selected to showcase their collection, were Anya Ayoung Chee from Trinidad and Tobago, Style Butler from Denmark, Carla Silva from Angola, Amparo Chorda from Spain, Naked Ape from South Africa, Soucha Fashion House from Tunisia, and David Tlale from South Africa.

United Colors of Fashion was founded by Ciano Clerjuste and Veronica Rovegno to provide a fashion education to the underprivileged and help South African children suffering from HIV/AIDS and sickle cell anemia.

For more information about UCOF, visit unitedcolorsoffashion.org.

United Colors of Fashion a honoré plusieurs personnalités de l’industrie de la mode durant son deuxième gala annuel de collecte de fonds le 17 octobre, 2012 au Musée de New York à Manhattan.

La liste des lauréats a inclus Sandi Bass qui a reçu le Prix du Directeur Créatif de l’Année ainsi que Jan Malan, Nigel Barker, Bukiwe Sanqwu et Camille Evans.

Anya Ayoung Chee de Trinidad et Tobago, Style Butler du Danemark, Carla Silva de l’Angola, Amparo Chorda de l’Espagne, Naked Ape de l’Afrique du Sud, Soucha Fashion House de la Tunisie, et David Tlale de l’Afrique du Sud étaient les créateurs, méticuleusement choisis pour présenter leur collection.

United Colors of Fashion a été fondé par Ciano Clerjuste et Veronica Rovegno dans le but d’offrir une formation à la mode aux défavorisés et aider les enfants sud-africains qui souffrent du VIH/SIDA et de la drépanocytose.

Pour plus d’informations sur UCOF, visitez unitedcolorsoffashion.org.

Soucha Fashion House from Tunisia

Anya Ayoung Chee from Trinidad and Tobago

Amparo Chorda from Spain

Carla Silva from Angola

Naked Ape from South Africa

Style Butler from Denmark

David Tlale from South Africa

Awards Ceremony