PACE Center for Girls of Lee County is now accepting new sponsors for its signature event,Love That Dress!, set for August 29, 2012 at Embassy Suites Hotel in Estero. Sponsorship opportunities are available for cash and in-kind contributors starting at $500. A limited number of VIP Suites offering groups of eight guests early admission for shopping, private dressing rooms, express check-out, complimentary adult beverages, hors d’oeuvres and concierge services are available to cash sponsors giving $2,500 or more. For inclusion on the first run of promotional materials, sponsors should confirm by May 4, 2012.

 

This year will be Lee County’s fourth installment of Love That Dress!, the ultimate feel-good shopping spree offering new and gently worn dresses and accessories and silent auction items. Pre-events to collect dress donations will be announced on Facebook, and tickets to the main event will go on sale online on August 1, 2012. To sponsor or learn more, visit www.lovethatdress.org  or call (239) 425-2366 ext. 25.

 

Proceeds from Love That Dress! benefit PACE Center for Girls, a non-residential juvenile delinquency prevention and intervention program targeting the unique needs of girls, ages 12 to 18, facing challenges such as physical and sexual abuse, domestic violence, substance abuse, foster care, neglect, death of a parent, family history of incarceration and declining grades. PACE Lee is funded by the Department of Juvenile Justice, The School District of Lee County, Lee County Human Services, United Way of Lee County, grants and corporate and private donations. To learn more, visit www.pacecenter.org/lee  or call 239-425-2366.