Today, K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers has named the honorees for the nonprofit’s annual gala fundraiser. Among those recognized are Shikshya Foundation Nepal, co-founded by Prabal Gurung; Stuart M. Brister of Wells Fargo Capital Finance; and Dow Famulak of Global Brands Group.
The annual gala fundraiser is scheduled for Nov. 4 in New York City at the American Museum of Natural History.
Gurung is an ambassador swell as a co-founder of the Shikshya Foundation Nepal. The organization and Gurung were early fundraisers and proponents for aid for the earthquake-stricken country earlier this year.
“This is an outstanding celebration supported by the fashion and children’s industries,” said Gala Chairman Haresh Tharani. “Each year, leaders in manufacturing, retailing and commercial services come together, honoring colleagues and industry influencers. These honorees and their colleagues help us with our mission of providing donated new product to people challenged by poverty and natural disasters, such as the recent earthquake in Nepal.”
Since 1985, more than $1.2 billion worth of donated products have been given to those need around the world.