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(DE-FI)’s 8th Anniversary: Fashion, Mission, Mingle-Answering The Call

July 31 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


The Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC is celebrating its 8th Anniversary as only (DE-FI) can with the Launch Party for Fashion, Mission, Mingle! On Saturday, July 31st, 11a-3p get ready to Answer the Call of 12 local grassroots organizations who are putting in work to make the Miami Valley a better place to live! Tickets can be purchased HERE.

Attendees can expect to participate in an immersive and engaging fashion based outreach experience that includes Collabetive Collabetation, Brain Dayton, mini-charcuterie board party, a fashion show, silent disco, networking, inspirational speakers Zontaye Richardson, Author and Owner of TheZe DealZ A Thrifty Boutique and, giving, and Miracle Oladele, Author, Mentor, Motivational Speaker, and Founder of My Beauty is Priceless and the Sons of Solomon Youth Empowerment Program so much more!

Participating organizations include:
Providing 4 Women
STEM Whisperers
The Detour Program
Veggie Soul: The Urban Farmers’ Market, Wag Town
Women Encouraging Women
The Art of (DE-FI)ance Fashion Fund
Trep House
Developing Butterflies
Greater Dayton Association of Black Journalist
Young Ladies Aspiring Greatness
and more!

Tickets for Fashion, Mission, Mingle’s July 31st Launch Party are $49 for an All-Inclusive Fashion & Giving Experience that includes Brunch and $25 for an All-Inclusive Non-Food Fashion & Giving Experience. Tickets are on sale now and depending on which ticket you purchase either 12% or $12 per tickets purchased will go to the participating outreach initiative of your choice.

A list of needed donations for each organization will be listed and updated frequently both here in this invite and on our website. Donations can be dropped off at the House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Coworking Experience, located inside of the Dayton Mall during the following days and times:

Thursday’s 6p-8p
Friday’s 2p-8p
Saturday, 11a-8p
Sunday’s 1p-6p.

July 31st is only the Launch Party of Fashion, Mission, Mingle, we will host monthly community engagement events with each individual participating initiative throughout the year. Stay tuned for details on our Fashion Night Out during A Weekend of (DE-FI)ance September 17th-19th, 2021 and how your business can help further support these organizations. #CommunityFirst #ItTakesAVillage #MoreThanFashion


July 31
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Coworking Experience
2700 Miamisburg Centerville Rd.- Dayton Mall
Dayton, OH 559 United States
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Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC