New York, NY (PRWEB) April 3, 2010
On Saturday, May 1st, 2010 at 1:00 PM, Fashion To Figure (FTF) will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its newest store at Bay Plaza Shopping Center, in the Bronx, New York. FTF is pleased to announce that 10% of all sales from the day will be donated to VH1’s Save The Music Foundation, whose mission is to “ensure that every child has access to a complete education that includes the benefits of music instruction,” and operates in many schools across New York City, including fifty-nine schools in the Bronx.
“FTF is thrilled to open our new location in the Bay Plaza Shopping Center and team-up with the VH1 Save The Music Foundation in supporting the Bronx community by raising awareness about the importance of music as part of children’s education, as well as fulfilling the FTF mission of making people’s lives better by providing them with ultimate full-fashion shopping experience,” said FTF Co-Founder and CEO Michael Kaplan. Kaplan went on to say, “FTF is committed to the local communities in which our stores operate. The chance to support educational efforts in the Bronx means a lot to the entire FTF Family as well as to our customers and their families.”
Representatives from the VH1 Save The Music Foundation will be in attendance. Guests are invited to shop, enjoy complimentary light refreshments, and enter a raffle give-away to win a guitar, courtesy of VH1 Save The Music. There will also be an opportunity to make direct donations to the VH1 Save The Music Foundation at the event.
Saturday, May 1st, 2010 at 1:00pm
Fashion To Figure
2252 Bartow Avenue
Bronx, NY 10475
Contact: Charlotte Paulson at info(at)ftfstores(dot)com or 800.949.3085
About Fashion To Figure (FTF)
FTF provides a trendy full-fashion shopping experience exclusively focused on ladies sizes 12-26. FTF is style by anyone's definition - a place where everyone wants to shop and where you will find the latest fashions at the very best prices. New fashion arrives every day and personal service is provided by FTF Fashion Stylists. FTF is dedicated to making people's lives better through providing the ultimate full-fashion shopping experience and was founded by the great-grandsons of Lena H. Bryant, the revolutionary businesswoman and visionary dressmaker who invented full-fashion more than 110 years ago. Go to http://www.fashiontofigure.com for more information.
About The VH1 Save the Music Foundation:
The VH1 Save The Music Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to restoring instrumental music education programs in America’s public schools, and raising awareness about the importance of music as part of each child’s complete education. To date, VH1 Save The Music has provided more than $45 million in new musical instruments to 1,700 public schools in more than 100 cities around the country, impacting the lives of over 1.4 million children. With the support of people across the country and the 2010-2011 Ambassador Class including: OneRepublic, Chrisette Michele, Nick Lachey, Mandy Moore, Kelly Clarkson, Jason Mraz, Fall Out Boy, Colbie Caillat, it is The Foundation’s renewed commitment to donate one hundred million dollars worth of new musical instruments to ensure that even a greater number of students receive a comprehensive music education in the coming decade. Get involved and learn more at http://www.vh1savethemusic.com