NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Campbell called on the fashion world to do its part for the Haiti relief effort – and the fashion world answered: There will be a charity catwalk show pairing top models and designers at New York Fashion Week.
Campbell organized the first Fashion for Relief event at the Bryant Park tents in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and has since taken it to Tanzania and Mumbai, India. The return to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Feb. 12 comes at the right time, Campbell said.
See She Isn’t ALWAYS Violent and Angry! I personally ADORE Naomi! Not only because I believe she’s made HUGE strides in the modeling industry for young women but also supporting various charities through the fashion industry. Bet ya didn’t know her previous fashion shows for charity included Fashion Relief in 2005 which raised over $1 million for victims of Hurricane Katrina and in 2007, she hosted the South African leg of Live Earth.
In addition Naomi Campbell has supported: