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Fashion show supports those in recovery at New Kensington's Lost Dreams Awakening

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
| Friday, March 30, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

The Lost Dreams Awakening "Recovery –It's A Family Affair" Fashion Show and Luncheon starts at 11 a.m. March 31 at Quality Inn Ballroom, 300 Tarentum Bridge Rd., New Kensington. The theme is Celebrating Resurrected Lives, says Lost Dreams Awakening co-founder Laurie Johnson-Wade of Lost Dreams Awakening, a non-profit recovery community organization.

The seventh-annual sold-out affair will feature fashions by Marshalls being modeled by those in recovery and their friends and family members.

One table will have no one sitting at it as part of the empty chair campaign a nationwide initiative. The arrangement will include one seat in memory of a young woman who was to model in the runway event but died earlier this year from an overdose.

Details: 724-212-7899 or recoverysupportservices.net

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-853-5062 or jharrop@tribweb.com or via Twitter @Jharrop_Trib.

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