KSU fashion show to benefit Habitat for Humanity Saturday

Record-Courier Staff Report Published:

The Kent State University Habitat for Humanity campus chapter, in conjunction with the Fashion Show Productions course at KSU, is putting on the 5th annual Restore the Runway fashion show fundraiser today in the Student Center Ballroom.

Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the show will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

For more information about Restore the Runway, Kent State University Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter, email habitat@kent.edu or call 412-614-1334.

Restore the Runway showcases Kent State University College of the Arts Student's reconstructed designs.

Designs will include products sold at thrift stores and/or Habitat ReStore recreated into an original design. The Fashion Show Productions course students, Habitat for Humanity of Portage county, and KSU Habitat for Humanity campus chapter members have been working all semester to put on a show that challenges designers and wow's audience members.

KSU's Habitat for Humanity campus chapter is a student-run, student-led organization that performs three main functions: building houses in partnership with Habitat affiliates; educating the campus and local community about affordable housing issues and the work of Habitat for Humanity; and fundraising for the work of Habitat.

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