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Using The Power Of Fashion For Good!

DARE TO WEAR LOVE celebrates the talents and commitment to social justice of Canada’s fashion design community and performing artists and raises funds and awareness for the Stephen Lewis Foundation using the Power of Fashion for Good.

This year, the Dare to Wear Love gala dinner will feature custom designed fashions from some of Canada's top designers as well as an exclusive presentation of the Fall 2017 collection from Greta Constantine.

This years events will see amazing fashions from DSquared2, David Dixon, Christopher Bates, Hoax Couture, Rodney Philpott, Rita Tesolin, Peach Berserk and others.

WHEN  Friday May 12th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

WHERE  The Ritz Carlton, Toronto, 181 Wellingston Street West

INCLUDES  Cocktail reception, Gala 3-course dinner with live musical entertainment, the Dare to Wear Love runway spectacular, culminating in an exclusive presentation of Greta Constantine's Fall 2017 collection in its only Toronto presentation.

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DTW CHALLENGE

February 14 to April 15, 2017

Dare to Wear Love challenges Canadians to raise funds in support of the Stephen Lewis Foundation and grassroots organizations turning the tide of HIV & AIDS in Africa.

You could win one of four opportunities to walk the runway with Canadian celebs at the Dare to Wear Love Gala on May 12, 2017 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in downtown Toronto, wearing an outfit custom made especially for you by one of 25 top Canadians designers - and you get to keep it!

Take the Challenge

Designers

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Blackstone Paving

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Photos

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Videos

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Tickets

Single Tickets

$500 Ticket*

Tickets
Fabulous pre-dinner Cocktail Party with Fashion Designers and Special Guests (6 pm)
Delicious 3-course gala dinner with 200 VIPS (7pm)
Advance-access to high-end Silent Auction
Premium Seating for the spectacular Fashion Show with 400 guests (8:30 pm)
After-party (10 pm)
*Tax receipts for the charitable portion of these tickets will be issued after the event at the highest allowable level as per the Canadian Revenue Agency guidelines.

Gala Table

Tables starting at $5,000

Tables

Sponsorship

Sponsorship packages available.

Sponsorship

Other ways to help

Make a donation to the Stephen Lewis Foundation | Take the Challenge
Silent auction donations of products or services | Donations of Aeroplan Miles

Using The Power Of Fashion For Good!