Fashion Show With a Difference

Published: 26th August 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 26th August 2014 02:30 AM   |  A+A-


BANGALORE: Smile Foundation along with the fashion guru Prasad Bidapa and kid's fashion brand Scullers Kids presented the 4th edition of its initiative Ramp for Champs at The Ritz-Carlton on Monday.

Ramp for Champs- a cause-related celebrity fashion show, raises support to educate the less privileged children. It is a unique concept that enables the realisation of the need to build community engagement and sensitisation on the issue of education for the underprivileged children.

Speaking on the occasion, Rachna Aggarwal, CEO Indus League said, "We are happy to be associated with Smile Foundation and support their endeavours to bring a smile to each of these children face in the true spirit of our brands belief of 'celebrating life'. We created a special line for these kids for the fashion show, which will now be a part of our Autumn Winter Collection. We look forward to many such opportunities in the near future to touch lives of people with our brands."

The children looked stylish in the new Scullers Autumn-Winter collection which they chose earlier in the week from the Scullers store. Scullers Kids  - the latest brand extension from Scullers was launched in May 14 .

Many well acclaimed celebrities from all walks of life extended their support for this campaign.

Throwing more light on this show, fashion guru Prasad Bidapa said, "This show was conceptualised with an aim to reach out to more privileged people for a cause. We started with a noble cause and glad to get associated with many eminent personalities from multiple fields. I would like to thank all the people who came to support us here."

Shane Krige, general manager, The Ritz-Carlton, Bangalore said, "Every contribution we make is an opportunity to leave an imprint on our local communities. It is through this collection of imprints that we can make a meaningful difference, and we are very proud of our ladies and gentlemen for being part of numerous social initiatives throughout the year."

Smita Kalappa, national director –CFC programme, Smile Foundation said, "As an institution which has strongly believed in education to be the means and the ends to all problems in life, we are happy that more and more public faces from all walks of life cement our thoughts. With a positive response from the well acclaimed personalities of all fields, this event is all set to spread many more smiles together."

About Ramp for Champs:

Ramp for Champs (RFC) is a charity fashion show. The show supports the cause of child education for the underprivileged children.

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