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50 SHADES OF PINK FOUNDATION GALA & FASHION SHOW 2018

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“On The Guest List!” attends the 50 Shades of Pink Gala and Fashion show. This episode was hosted by J Joseph. See JJ talk with Dr. Jackie Walters, Brad James, Alicia Quaries, Hank Stewart, Terrinee Gundy, Pastor Taffi Dollar, Nathaniel Lane and many more special guest. Read below for more information about 50 Shades Of Pink Foundation. This is another great episode of “On The Guest List!” brought to you by www.streamalt.net.

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ABOUT THE 50 SHADES OF PINK FOUNDATION
50 Shades of Pink Foundation is a 501(c) (3), national non-profit organization. It was established in 2013 by Dr. Jacqueline Walters, a 2x breast cancer survivor who believes if you look good, you feel good, and ultimately "You Do Good." Our mission is to treat the inner and outer beauty of breast cancer warriors by nurturing their physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. In addition to continuing to meet the needs of the breast cancer warrior, we have a strong attention to building a strong and positive support system. (Community Outreach). 50 Shades of Pink Foundation recognizes the entire family is affected and should be equipped to fight the battle. Visit 50ShadesofPinkFoundation.org for more information.
ABOUT DR. JACKIE
Dr. Jackie Walters graduated from the University of Mississippi and Alcorn State University earning dual Bachelor of Science degrees. She later earned her medical degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. In 1997, Dr. Jackie completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Medical Center of Central Georgia and Mercer University. After residency, she started in private practice where she also became affiliated with Northside Hospital in Atlanta. She has remained in private practice for 18 years.
As a nationally celebrated board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Dr. Jackie's high profile clientele consists of The Braxton's, rapper TI, and superstar Usher.
A two-time breast cancer survivor, Dr. Jackie understands the effects of personal health challenges. As a dedicated teacher, she has integrated a Women's Wellness Program into her practice to help eradicate the increasing number of heart disease cases amongst women. In 2013, Dr. Jackie founded the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, an organization that pays tribute to women and men diagnosed with breast cancer, nurturing their psychological and physical well-being.
In 2013, Dr. Jackie also burst onto the small screen as one of stars of Bravo's hit reality series "Married to Medicine," where the esteemed practitioner earned legions of fans for her distinct style, sense of reason, sincere compassion and unrivaled elegance. Dr. Jackie resides in Atlanta with her husband Curtis.
October 16, 2018 - On Saturday, the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, founded by award-winning OBGYN and tv personality Dr. Jackie Walters, hosted its 6th Annual Gala & Fashion Show fundraiser, presented by LifeBrite Laboratories, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
 

Over 200 guests arrived at Atlanta City Hall's Atrium dressed in white in accordance with the "Winter Wonderland" theme. While they waited for the show to begin, attendees enjoyed soulful sounds from saxophonist Nathaniel Lane and DJ Bomshell Boogie,light bites from caterer JW Exclusive Designs and cocktails by Jack Daniel's (who also showcased a cool virtual reality station).

World-renowned poet Hank Stewart opened the program with a tribute to strong women followed by greetings from Atlanta Municipal Court Judge Terrinee Gundy and 50 Shades of Pink Foundation Board Member Gary Andrews.
Event emcees Alicia Quarles, host of Daily Mail TV, and actor Brad James ("For Better or Worse") then took over and welcomed representatives from LifeBrite Laboratories to the stage. Faven Ressom, Director of Marketing, and Chief Operations Officer Amber Fletcher shared how cancer has affected their lives and emphasized the importance of genetic testing, a service that LifeBrite Laboratories is a leading provider of.
The fashion show began with an elegant routine from AREA dance group which kicked off the"Pink Warrior" runway presentation led by Dr. Jackie. Over a dozen beautiful models - both cancer survivors and supporters - walked in original designs by Bramer Leon Couture, embodying the foundation's mission of enhancing the emotional and physical well-being of breast cancer patients and their families.
After the show, Dr. Jackie, along with hosts Brad and Alicia, led an auction to secure donors for the 50 Shades of Pink Gift Basket Program, which provides cancer patients with critical items needed to look good and feel good during treatment.
Special guests in attendance at the gala were "Married to Medicine" stars Dr. Heavenly Kimes, Dr. Simone Whitmore, and Dr. Jackie's husband Curtis BerryPastor Taffi Dollar, "Good Day Atlanta" anchor Sharon Lawson and radio personality Sasha the Diva.
Sponsors of the 50 Shades of Pink Fundraiser were LifeBrite Laboratories, WellCare, Myriad Genetics, Atlanta Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Jack Daniels, The Cochran Firm, All-N-One Security Services and JMW Entertainment.
Special thanks to fashion show executive producer Eboni Cummings, event planner Elly B Events, One Stop Production and to the City of Atlanta.
For more information on the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, visit 50ShadesofPinkFoundation.org.

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