The beloved local philanthropic group Fashionably Conscious, which presents luxury-brand fashion fundraising sales, recently held a chic private donor event in honor of its top donors and record success of 2012. The Thank You Cocktail was hosted by ORNARE, taking place at the sleek design showroom in Midtown.
Bite-sized hors d’oeuvres and delicious sweets were provided to enjoy while sipping wine and mingling with the fashionable and generous guests. While ORNARE owner Claudio Faria welcomed guests, Fashionably Conscious founders Ali Codina and Marcia Martinez gave a heart-warming speech on their success and thanked donors for their support in raising $85,000 for Coconut Grove Cares’ the Barnyard which provides assistance for the families of the West Grove Community. Attendees included Liza Walton, Chief Marketing Director of Village of Merrick Park, Carol Henderson, Chair of Coconut Grove Cares, Anette Lopez, Sarah Arison and Mark Ferrari.
photos by Manny Hernandez