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Runway for a Cure

in celebration of 
Breast Cancer Awareness Month



 The event is very meaningful, touching and inspiring.  It is for a great cause and it will benefit cancer patient beneficiaries.  Each individual will receive $1000.00 from FACC as Financial Assistance 

 Four of the Finest, Talented and World Class Fashion Designers from the United States and Philippines, EDWIN UY, CARL ANDRADA, J LAYSON and KIEL ORTEGA will showcase their designs and collections on Saturday, October 28, 2023 at Marriott Fairview in Falls Church, VA in connection with the celebration of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Filipino History Month


 Part of the Fundraising Gala is the #COSTUME and #BEST #DRESSED #CONTEST with special awards for guests and attendees. Prizes include Cash, One Night-Stay in a 5 Star Hotel, and Custom  Made Gowns and Dresses worth $500- $1500 courtesy of our Talented Fashion Designers #CARL #ANDRADA, #JHAY #LAYSON, #KIEL #ORTEGA and #EDWIN #UY. 


 The fashion show is going to be choreographed and directed by a talented and artistic fashion show director/choreographer #Buboi #Asuncion of MGI Production from Seattle, Washington 

100 plus community and professional models will be participating in this fundraising gala including cancer survivors, cancer warriors and caregivers from all walks of life.

 The highlight of the show is the walk on the runway with FACC #Cancer #Patient #Beneficiaries, #Survivors, #Warriors and to give honor and tribute to those who passed away from #cancer.


 Ticket is $150 which includes delicious #dinner and #nonstop #dancing after the fashion show.  To purchase the tickets please click the link


FACC will have an #LED #Screen, #LED #Runway and 360 degrees #selfie #booth.

The special fundraising event and fashion show will be covered by media outlets including the Filipino Channel, CBS, ABC News Channel.  


 2x Breast Cancer Survivor and CBS WUSA9 TV Host of Great Day Washington, Kristen Berset-Harris will be the EMCEE of the even

 5x Emmy Award Winning Filmmaker FRANCIS MANUEL ABBEY will document this fundraising gala 


Talented and Professional Videographers and Photographers will capture the beautiful moments of everyone during the event. 

One of the featured designers Kiel Ortega is a high fashion photographer of the Getty Images and will also be taking pictures during the fashion show.  


The FACC Runway for a Cure is your day to shine by wearing your beautiful Filipiniana, Barong, Tuxedo, Suits and Evening Gowns. As an attendee you are making a big difference and impact in the fight against cancer.

To make a donation go to and click the DONATE button


Credits: V.O. Jilliana Jovelo, Daniel and Shiela Minton

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