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April 1: Andy South of ‘Project Runway’ featured at Lao Heritage Foundation benefit event

April 1: Andy South of ‘Project Runway’ featured at Lao Heritage Foundation benefit event

Andy South (Photos provided by LHF)

A model wears one of South’s creations

Fashion for the Arts featuring SOUTH by Andy South was an event benefiting the Lao Heritage Foundation (LHF) and held at PRAVDA Studios in Capitol Hill. South, of Laotian descent, was a finalist on season 8 of “Project Runway.”

More than 300 people attended the show. There was a cocktail reception/after party with DJ Satellite. About $2,000 was raised for LHF’s summer cultural exchange program for 20 students to travel to Laos to learn about its music, dance, culture, and language. ♦

Posted in Names in the News, Vol 30 No 18 | 4/30-5/6Comments (0)

Nov. 13: Lao Heritage Foundation raises funds for cultural programs

Nov. 13: Lao Heritage Foundation raises funds for cultural programs

Andy South and Ketsana Vilaylack at the LHF benefit dinner (Photo provided by LHF)

The Lao Heritage Foundation (LHF) held its annual fundraiser at Kent Square in Kent. The event featured a dance program, traditional music, and a dinner.

Special guests were Andy South, a fashion designer who has been a contestant on the reality show, “Project Runway,” and singer/songwriter Ketsana Vilaylack.

About 400 people attended.

LHF is a nonprofit volunteer-based organization and offers cultural programs for Laotians with an interest in traditional Lao arts, musical instruction, and dance. ♦

Posted in Names in the News, Vol 29 No 49 | 12/4-12/10Comments (0)


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