Runway Show for Charity Raises More Than $160,000

Th“The Runway,” a contemporary, lunchtime fashion show presented by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), raised more than $160,000 to support their campaign 2017 Daisy Days.

More than 375 donors, clinicians and friends of CHOP attended the event on May 16 at the Hyatt at the Bellevue. The show was curated by Philadelphia’s trendsetters and taste-makers. The Runway showcased stylish and up-to-the-minuet trends created by the areas top fashion experts.

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The runway looks were modeled by local celebrities and hospital supporters. These beautiful look were created by talented designers like, Joan Sheep, Kirna Zabete, Lilly Pulitzer and Skirt.

Integrative Health is a groundbreaking CHOP program that aligns cognitive behavioral therapy, nutrition and diet, meditation, yoga, acupuncture, Reiki and aromatherapy in a new, data-driven approach to patients’ medical treatments. Integrative health techniques can complement the treatment of patients in specialty areas such as gastroenterology, neurology, oncology and orthopedics, and treatments have resulted in remarkable breakthroughs, including lower stress, a reduced need for medication or invasive therapies and faster healing.