Designer Abe Pelham Wants to ‘Shield The Children’ with Rain Gear

first_imgDate: July 19, 2014 @ 7 p.m.Venue: Monrovia City Hall BallroomDesigner & Couturier Abraham Pelham is hosting a fundraiser for his project, “Shield The Children”, which provides rain gear for children.  The event includes a cocktail and a fashion show displaying his ‘Ladies of the World’ collection with looks inspired by: Lolita, La Femme Fatale, La Dolce Vita, Mata Hari, Nefretiti, & Josephine Baker. Shield the Children will take place at the Monrovia City Hall Ballroom on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 7 p.m.Pelham is a Liberian-born designer based in Paris who has made a life overcoming the challenges of working from a wheelchair in the world’s fashion capital.  His Shield The Children fundraiser will not only provide rain gear for children who cannot afford it; the initiative intends to inspire Liberian children to turn their challenges into incredible chances for self-discovery and success.For tickets and information, please call 0880629580.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more