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LT fashion show to support domestic violence awareness


LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School will benefit the Hope Chest resale shop through its fall fashion show, Falling for Fashion, as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, according to a school news release.

The Hope Chest is associated with Pillars' Constance Morris House, a domestic violence shelter that provides safety and support for women and children in the western suburbs.

The fashion show will be at 2 p.m. Oct. 15 at the LT Reber Center, 100 S. Brainard Ave., La Grange.

The event will feature teachers, students and LT alumni from all over the western suburbs as models.

Tickets are $10 for students and $25 for adults. They are available at the Hope Chest and Lyons Township High School. They also will be sold at the door.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Based in La Grange Park, Pillars is the largest nonprofit provider of mental health and social services in the western and southwestern suburbs.

The Hope Chest, 123 Hillgrove Ave., La Grange, offers fashions in all sizes and styles including clothing, shoes and accessories. It is open 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, visit thehopechest.net.