Project Runway Antioch 2014: a Recap

Thank you for joining us at 2014’s Project Runway Antioch! We had almost 250 people in attendance, great support from our sponsors, fantastic turnout from local leaders, and of course, an amazing runway performance.

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Mary Helen Rocha and Assemblyman Jim Frazier Open the Fashion Show

Mary Helen Rocha and Assemblyman Jim Frazier Open the Fashion Show

Thanking Our Sponsors

Events like these just aren’t possible without generous support from our sponsors. We would like to extend a special recognition to our Runway, On-Trend, and Designer sponsors:

Major Financial Sponsors: NRG Energy, Kaiser Permanente Diablo, Republic Services, Full Care Medical Group

Major Financial Sponsors: NRG Energy, Kaiser Permanente Diablo, Republic Services, Full Care Medical Group

Full Care Medical Group is now welcoming new patients for its newest providers, Dr. Robert Abatecola and Florentina Duke, NP.

Family, Table, and In-Kind Sponsors

Please join us in thanking our other sponsors, the LMC Foundation, Winokur Family, Sparkpoint, Sprenkely Family, IBEW Local 302, Rocha Family, Ramirez Family, Kohl’s UA Local 159, Contra Costa Building Trades, McCullough Family, Guevara Family, Travis Credit Union, Fong Family, Salmon Family, Hill Family, Absher Family.

The wonderful outfits for the fashion show were made possible by: Tux of Class, Dressbarn, Kohl’s, Espy Jewelry, Jos. A. Bank, Madelyn’s, ABC School Photography, and Latinos Hair Salon.

Special Guests

We were overwhelmed at the massive and generous local support this event received! What an honor to host local elected representatives, including:

  • Jim Frazier, California State Assemblyman, 11th District
  • Wade Harper, Mayor, City of Antioch
  • Tony Tescareno, City Councilman, City of Antioch
  • Mae Cendana-Torlakson, Director of Ambrose Recreation and Parks District
  • Richard Asadoorian, School Board Member, Contra Costa County Board of Education
  • Diane Gibson-Gray, Member of the Board of Trustees, Antioch Board of Education
  • Jill Sprenkel, Member of the Board of Trustees, Byron Union School District

We’re also very thankful for the many other local leaders who joined us, including:

  • Allan Cantando, Chief of Police, City of Antioch
  • Dr. Hamidreza Khonsari, Leader of Full Care Medical Group
  • Gina Moore, President of the Soroptimist International Club of Antioch
  • Martha Parsons, Incoming President of the Antioch Women’s Club
  • John Sullivan, President of Kiwanis Club of the Delta-Antioch
  • Greg Feere, CFO of the Contra Costa Building & Construction Trades Council
  • Adam Hodess, Business Manager of Plumbers and Steamfitters Union UA Local 159
  • Bob Lilley, Assistant Business Manager of the IBEW Local 302 Electrical Union
  • Iris Archuleta, CEO of Emerald HPC International
  • Keith Archuleta, President of Emerald HPC International

Fashion Show Highlights

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