“Fashion At Its Finest” is a fashion show hosted by Christine O’Leary that raises money for Ann's Place. The curtain rises on Thursday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available at the Ridgefield Playhouse, $25 for adults and $10 for children.

Once again, this year the models will be walking “in honor of” or “in memory of” loved ones who are facing cancer or have battled cancer. Local models for the show this year are Bernadette Addessi, Meg Addessi, Mitch Ancona, Gianna Ancona, Susan Armstrong, Wendy Beurket, Emily Beurket, Abby Beurket, Maddie Blake, Brooke Blake, Riley Blake, Katie Diamond, Cora Diamond, Rosemary Diamond, Sal Dragolis, Patty Dyer, Alex Fischetti, Elizabeth Gallo, Kiralyse Hermann, Aline Hilford, Jessica Hine-Bardelli, Timothy Hine-Bardelli, Tressa Kovacs, Marianne Marquart, Holly Neumann, William Ondrey, Sam Ondrey, Kristen Price, Opie Price, Catherine Scatterday, Kayla Scatterday, Caitlyn Scatterday, Chloe Scatterday, Denise Schimenti, Tessa Schimenti, Cora Schimenti, Martha Shilstone, Julia Signorelli, Jay Steele, Annalisa Verrilli, Mia Verrilli, Gabbie Whitbeck, Alex Whitbeck and Siena Whitbeck.

From now until the night of the show, models are calling upon their friends, families, and business colleagues to sponsor them “in their walk” for Ann’s Place.

Visit crowdrise.com/FashionAtItsFinest2019 to read the stories from these fabulous models and support their walk.

Peggy Marconi, of Neumann Real Estate, is chair of this community event. For information on sponsorship opportunities visit the Ann’s Place website at www.annsplace.org or contact Lynn Stubbe, Community Engagement Specialist at 203-790-6568 or lynn@annsplace.org