March 21, 2018 | Bloom: Junior League of Cincinnati’s Spring Fashion Show Raises Over $50,000 in Community Support

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(CINCINNATI, OH) –  On Saturday, March 10, 290 members, friends, and supporters of the Junior League of Cincinnati (JLC) gathered at the Cincinnati Club to celebrate the arrival of Spring in style with Bloom: The JLC Annual Spring Fashion Show.

The JLC’s signature Spring Fundraiser raised over $50,000 to support its mission of developing the potential of women and improving communities through effective action and trained volunteers. In 98 years of service to the Greater Cincinnati community, the JLC has incubated or impacted more than 120 programs and projects, including numerous self-sustaining nonprofits that continue to grow and thrive today.

Patrons enjoyed a delicious luncheon before enjoying an enchanted runway show emceed by WLWT morning anchor Megan Mitchell.  The event featured the latest looks for women, men, and children from Cincinnati’s finest boutiques including Alligator Purse, Castle House, Cincy Shirts, J. McLaughlin, Monkee’s of Madeira, The Pink Box, Pitaya, Rory Maxwell, Sloane, Trevor Furbay BeSpoke Tailors, and Trend Boutique.

Guests arrived early and lingered after the show for a chance to win fabulous raffle prizes, peruse the highly coveted silent auction items, and shop a carefully curated pop up boutique with the latest looks and trends from Bling, Cincy Shirts, Cowan’s Auctions, Ever Skin, India Hicks, J. McLaughlin, Le Fashion Cottage, Kendra Scott, M.  Hopple & Co, Monkee’s of Madeira, Rodan + Fields, Rory Maxwell and Stella + Dot.

The Junior League of Cincinnati extends its sincerest gratitude to their generous sponsors who made “Bloom” possible: Truepoint Wealth Counsel, M. Hopple & Co., Melanie Chavez, Cassady Schiller CPAs & Advisors, Kathryn Hayden Photography, Kendra Scott, Carol Harris & Kelly Pear, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, and Bake Me Home. Also, a special thank you to Prestige AV & Creative Services, CLEAR Lighting, Chavez Properties, The Cincinnati Club, FOX19 and Monkee’s of Madeira whose generous partnerships ensured the event’s success.