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December 2, 2012

Saks Fashion Show & Champagne Lunch for Marcus Autism Center

Fashion + Philanthropy

  • Ninh Chau

Dozens of ladies turned out to enjoy an elegant lunch and fashion show hosted by Saks Fifth Avenue to support the cause of autism.

The VIPs

Event Co-Chairs Mary Scheible and Peggy Hellrung, Dr. Ami Klin and Don Mueller of Marcus Autism Center, Saks Fifth Avenue’s Michele New


The Venue

The designer salon of Saks Fifth Avenue at Phipps Plaza


Party Notes

More than 100 guests enjoyed a champagne luncheon and fashion show featuring designer looks from Max Mara's Spring 2013 Collection. A silent auction offered luxe prizes such as a major closet makeover from the Container Store, a Max Mara handbag, and a set of annual passes to Georgia Aquarium for a family of four.


The Cause

Marcus Autism Center is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of children with autism and related disorders. One in 110 children is affected with autism. For more information visit:


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