HIGH POINT – The Occasion with a Objective occasion held on the latest Excessive Level Market raised greater than $20,000 for World Central Kitchen’s crisis-related starvation reduction packages, based on Present for Life’s Dwelling vs. Starvation crew.
“We’re so appreciative of everybody who joined us for the occasion throughout Excessive Level Market,” mentioned Russ Jones, chair of Present for Life’s Dwelling vs. Starvation crew. “We’d additionally prefer to thank our hosts, Eichholtz, for his or her unimaginable hospitality. To those that missed us throughout market, there may be nonetheless time to assist meet our fundraising objective of $25,000 for World Central Kitchen.”
Up to now, this second Dwelling vs. Starvation occasion, held on Friday, April 21, has raised $21,648 with beneficiant donations from Eichholtz and Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC) in addition to particular person contributions from prime dwelling manufacturers and members of the design neighborhood. Donations will probably be accepted by Might 26.
In partnership with dwelling business leaders and market makers, Present for Life’s debuted its Dwelling vs Starvation initiative on the Excessive Level Market in October 2022. An in-person occasion on the Fall 2022 Excessive Level Market, a web based marketing campaign in February 2023 following devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria and the 2023 Occasion with a Purposed collectively have raised almost $50,000 for World Central Kitchen, disaster associated starvation reduction efforts.
Present for Life’s Dwelling vs. Starvation crew members embrace Sharon Davis, ART; Jen Dolan, Arteriors; Jenny Heinzen York, Currey & Firm; Jonathan Cochran, Eichholtz; Chris Amos, Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC); Mark Furlet, Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC); Monica Loving, Ivystone; Russ Jones, Ivystone; Douglas Self, J. Douglas; and Sandra Standefer, Loloi Rugs.