9th Annual International Fashion Show Arts Garden 110 W. Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 08/19/2018 5:00-9:00pm Live Out Loud Charity (LOLC) is hosting a fashion show to raise funds for suicide prevention and anti-bullying. Local and international fashion designers will showcase their collections on stage at one of Indianapolis’ premier venues; the Arts Garden. Over 75 models of all sizes, heights, ages, and ethnic backgrounds will take the stage to stand against suicide and bullying. "Our models are real people affected by suicide, depression, bullying, and low self-esteem. Each person that walks our runway is empowered by our training and the incredible experiences they gain at LOLC events. Live Out Loud Charity is a major support system for individuals needing a positive outlet to rebuild their confidence," states founder, Sherrie Gearheart. Spokespersons including several Teen Indiana Ambassadors along with Sherrie Gearheart will educate the audience on the signs of depression, the steps for suicide intervention, and the resources available for those in need. Funds raised from the benefit will aid in the organization's 2019 community outreach in core character development and anti-bullying. Community members, media outlets, and school officials are invited to attend the benefit. Tickets are available online through eventbrite.com. There are several musical performances during the event. The official performers are from Indiana, Kentucky, and Atlanta. They include Brooke Michaela, Dwani Kondwani Phiri, Jason London, Savannah Reeves, Meeka Wojciechowski, Samantha Figg, Briana Mays, Jeremy Hendrick, London Rome, and Delaney Natke. The fashion show has designers from Ireland, Indiana, Kentucky, California, Illinois, Alabama, and Michigan. The official designers showcasing in the 9th Annual International Fashion Show for LOLC include: Wonderfully Made Designs, Immanuel Clothing, Emily Artwear, Designs by Don Marie, Stone Stylz, Kim’s Bridal Boutique, Wonderfulee Marlee, Danaya Designs 4U, and The Polkadotted Pineapple Boutique. Live Out Loud Charity is a non-profit organization founded in 2010. LOLC's mission is to save lives through awareness and education. The organization has reached millions of people worldwide through television, radio, magazines, school tours, awareness events, and newspapers. The non-profit trains volunteers as spokespersons and ambassadors in the QPR Institute's suicide intervention program, its Core Character Development workshops, and STAR anti-bullying presentations. LOLC has successfully trained over 100 representatives across the United States as well as internationally in Puerto Rico, Ireland, the Philippines, Jamaica, Liberia, Canada, and France. Tickets available at: https://9th-annual-show.eventbrite.com To learn more visit: www.liveoutloudcharity.org For additional information contact: Sherrie Gearheart, info@liveoutloudcharity.org (815) 914-8602