Archive for July 12th, 2012

Lifting Millions of Girls Out of Poverty

Freida Pinto, star of Slumdog Millionaire (2008) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), is Plan’s newest Because I am a Girl Global Ambassador. Because I am a Girl is Plan’s global initiative that creates sustainable projects in developing countries to give girls access to clean water, food, healthcare, education, and protection from violence and exploitation.

 

 

“I have always been a true believer in the power of every individual, especially every girl. Last month, I had the a…

NOKOMIS RESIDENTS HOST ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER

In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, Nokomis residents will host an Alex’s Lemonade Stand on Saturday, July 28 from 9am- 3pm at the Nokomis Beach Historical Pavilion, 100 Casey Key Road.

 

During the event, children plan on selling cups of ice cold lemonade from their giant lemonade stand. The event is held in honor of Alex Scott and all the children and families of Sarasota County fighting childhood cancer.

 

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) emerged fro…

Bal Harbour Boutique

La Perla, the Italian luxury brand, announces the opening of its newest boutique at the prestigious Bal Harbour Shops.

The boutique will house the entire La Perla corsetry collection, and La Perla Mare swimwear year-round to cater to the Bal Harbour clientele.  Additionally, the new location will feature exclusive pieces from La Perla, as well as the Jean Paul Gaultier Collection Createur.

The boutique has been designed with an intimate and elegant environment.  The interior refl…