CLASP benefit set Nov. 9
CLASP Homes of Westport will host its eighth annual benefit fashion show and luncheon Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Westport Woman's Club, 44 Imperial Ave.
Proceeds benefit nonprofit CLASP, which provides housing and other services to more than 80 adults with developmental disabilities and autism.
The show will feature fashions by Eileen Fisher, modeled by women who are served by CLASP. The program also will include a silent auction, a "Green Market" with a wide array of items, including what the organization called "recycled" jewelry, plus handbags and notecards handmade by CLASP residents.
Dianne Wildman, an Emmy Award-winning journalist and Westport resident, will be master of ceremonies.
Founded in 1983, CLASP provides housing, community support, job placement and recreation to adults in Westport, Fairfield, Easton, Wilton, Norwalk, Trumbull and Stratford.
Tickets are $60 in advance, $65 at the door. Tickets are available by calling 203-226-7895, ext. 144, or by visiting CLASP Homes office at 246 Post Road East, Westport.