to our 
Generous   S ponsors

Apparel Design and 
Merchandising (ADAM)


to our 
Workhop Leaders and 
Pre-event Volunteers

Kaitlin O'Donnell,
Past GIIC Teen 
Program Director

Derek Piazza from 
College of Alameda 
ADAM Program

Erinn Larsen

Jessica Jane Robinson,
CEO & Founder of
Resilience Birthright

Dear Friend of Girls Inc. of the Island City,

Thanks to the generous and enthusiastic support of our attendees, sponsors, and volunteers, we had a fabulous Ethical Fashion Show 2018! 

Because of you, Girls Inc. of the Island City is able to offer innovative and impactful programs such as Ethical Fashion Show (EFS) that inspire our teens to pursue their dreams while promoting environmental and social responsibility. 

Thank you to the Sponsors of Ethical Fashion Show:  College of Alameda ADAM Program, Raintree Studios, DJ by the Bay, The Sewing Room, and Alameda Elks Lodge. This event couldn't happen without the contributions of these generous individuals and organizations. Please visit and support these businesses.

A special shout-out to our event Volunteers:   Silver Alkhafaji, Marchi Arriola, Tatjana Bevineau, Francine Lew, Kaitlin O'Donnell, and Rodney Tijerino.

And to our Workshop Leaders and pre-event Volunteers:  Kaitlin O'Donnell, Past GIIC Teen Program Director, Derek Piazza from College of Alameda's ADAM Program, Erinn Larson, and Jessica Jane Robinson, CEO and Founder of Resilience Birthright.

We also want to thank our wonderful  Judges : Nancye Guthrie, Charleston Pierce, and Julie Vu; and our wonderful Emcee:  Amy Chu.

Designers & Models Rocked the Runway

Designers:  Sarina, Cassidy, Anika, Nile (designer and model), and Kellie.
Models:  Athziry, Erica, London, and Amerika.

Congratulations to all of the designers for their sensational and ethically produced creations and to their models for presenting them in spectacular fashion. And a special shout-out to Sarina and Cassidy for placing first and second in the competition.
Event Photos from Al Wright

Thank you 
to  Al Wright from Raintree Studios
for providing wonderful photos of the evening. To view the entire album, click HERE.

Girls Inc. of the Island City
1724 Santa Clara Avenue
Alameda, CA  94501