WHO:The Phoenix Women’s Board of the Steele Children’s Research Center at the University of Arizona College of Medicine organize the event, which is open to the public.
WHAT: 18th Annual “Children Helping Children” Fashion Show and Luncheon featuring 55 child models, a live and silent auction and raffle.
WHERE: The Phoenician Resort, located at 6000 E. Camelback Road, in Scottsdale.
WHY: To raise funds for the PANDA (People Acting Now Discover Answers) for Children’s Autoimmunity and Allergies Project, which seeks to help unravel the mystery of common autoimmune issues among children– type 1 diabetes, juvenile arthritis, Crohn’s disease, colitis, severe food allergies, eosinophilic esophagitis, and celiac disease.
WHEN: Saturday, March 25, 2017 beginning at 11 a.m.
HOW: The cost to attend the fashion show and luncheon is $200 per person. Table sponsorship and underwriting opportunities are available. For more information, visit www.azpanda.org or “like” us on Facebook.
Since its founding, the Phoenix Women’s Board of the Steele Children’s Research Center, known as PANDA (People Acting Now Discover Answers), has raised more than $7.25 million to improve treatments and cures for devastating childhood diseases as well as fund and recruit internationally recognized pediatric physicians and scientists to Arizona, providing local families with the most cutting-edge medical care.In 2014, they opened an office in the Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix, located at 4455 E. Camelback Road, Ste. E125, making it even more convenient for local Valley families to participate in their advanced-stage studies and receive care without traveling to Tucson.Currently, this new center is focused on studying Type 1 diabetes, autism, and a disease called necrotizing enterocolitis found in premature infants.To learn more, visit: www.azpanda.org.