Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) February 21, 2013
The former New York fashion photographer and inventor of the luxury handbag with integrated lighting system is attending the star studded event taking place in early March. Glass Handbag announces its planned attendance of the grand event with designer luxury handbag in hand.
John Varvatos and the organization's founder and director Gail Abarbanel will again be collecting for the UCLA Rape Treatment Center program that helps sexually abused children. Last year the LA Times reports the event with over 1700 guests helped raise money awareness raise $700,000 for the Stuart House. The John Varvatos store will also have an online auction running from March 1 to 21st, 2013.
Visit charitybuzz.com/johnvarvatos. The Melrose/Robertson store will also be donating from purchases from 02/16/2012 to 03/10/2012.
The 9th annual benefit brought out such names as Zoe Saldana, Emmy Rossum, Steven Tyler, Cindy Crawford, Bryan Cranston, David Schwimmer and the honorary Co-Chairs Leslie Mann & Judd Apatow. Others bug names in attendance of the 9th annual benefit included Alice Cooper, Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber, Nina Dobrev, Joe Manganiello, and Emmy Rossum. Past musical performances included Dave Matthews.
The 8th annual event attracted the attention of Hollywood stars including Patrick and Jillian Dempsey acting as event chairs, and the benefit's host committee included attendees like rapper LL Cool J, musician Perry Farrell and wife Etty, and actress Gina Gershon. Also in attendance were artist Shepard Fairey, TV personality Brooke Burke, actress Zoe Saldana, and Taylor Armstrong, among others.
Stuart House is the internationally recognized program of the Rape Treatment Center at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center servicing the special needs of sexually abused children. Stuart House provides free 24-hour emergency medical care, state-of-the-art forensic services, psychotherapy, advocacy, Court School., and other services that help children and their families recover from the traumatic effect of sexual abuse. More information can be found at Therapefoundation.org
Stuart House was created to solve these problems by looking at the system through a child's eyes. Stuart House brings together police, prosecutors, and child protection personnel from various agencies who work together as a team in a special environment designed for children. This collaboration among agencies eliminates unnecessary interviews of traumatized children, ensures that crucial services are provided, and enhances evidence collection and prosecutions. Stuart House also has a comprehensive treatment program for individuals, families, and group therapy services for child victims and their families. Stuart House has received international recognition as a model program.
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