Charity Gets Support From Stars at 2011 Billboard Awards

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Celebrities at Billboard Music Awards support a charity for disadvantaged unemployed women. Celebs were educated on Dress for Success charity and asked to participate by personalizing each gift donated to the charity recipient.

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Ke$ha supporting Dress for Success

Give a man a fish and he eats for a day, teach a man to fish and he can feed himself for life says Leylani from Bolzano

Celebrities were introduced and asked to support a charity that helps unemployed disadvantaged women get prepared for the job market. Bolzano handbags who helped sponsor Backstage Creations Celebrity Retreat, educated celebrities on the cause. Bolzano pledged to donated 1 bag to Dress for Success for every bag gifted to the celebrities who visited with them. The best part, every bag donated was personalized by a celeb with words of encouragement for each recipient. "Unemployment is a true concern, it breaks my heart to watch people talk about their reality today, this organization teaches women to fish know the saying 'Give a man a fish and he eats for a day teach a man to fish and he can feed himself for life.' " said Leylani Cardoso CEO of Bolzano Handbags.

Celebrities the likes of Ke$ha, & Taboo from Black Eyed Peas, Travis Barker, Destiny's Child's Michelle Williams, Robin (Creator of the Pussy Cat Dolls), Neil Diamond, Eric Stonestreet & Rico Rodriguez from Modern Family, Nayer (Pitbull's newly signed artist) and the winners of Billboard's Battle of the Bands Gentlemen Hall all personalized bags for the charity. Britney Spears was unable to attend because of her busy performance schedule at the show but made sure her assistant presented Bolzano with a card for the charity.

Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 110 cities in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Ireland, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, the UK and theWest Indies. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 600,000 women work towards self-sufficiency.

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