On Saturday the 19th of January, Alfy and Raysa Fanjul invite you to the 22nd annual Magical Splendor for Life fundraising event – this year to include a golf tournament and the gala dinner with fashion show by Badgley Mischka. As anticipation builds for this magnificent event, here we bring you all the details.
The event will begin with a golf tournament played on the Pete Dye designed La Romana Country Club course, teeing off at 1pm, where the philanthropic participants will play in a scramble format.
In the evening, the grand Magical Splendor for Life gala and fashion show will be held for the first time in recent years at Casa Grande, the stunning oceanside estate of the Fanjul family and will be hosted by Alfy and Raysa Fanjul on behalf of the foundation. Here guests will be welcomed onto the terrace for cocktails, where they will have the chance to mingle with the events celebrity guests; Sofia Lachapelle and Anthony Alvarez, both TV personalities who will be acting as emcees, as well as Miss Dominican Republic, Dulcita Lieggi Francisco and of course designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka.
Once again the lead sponsor, Tiffany & Co., will be present selling their fabulous Tiffany boxes from the mysterious blue wall. With each box priced at US$300 with 100% of the proceedings destined for the Fundación MIR, this is your opportunity to further contribute to the cause, whilst also purchasing a nice gift for one (or all) of the wonderful women in your life!
“We do this event because it’s such a great cause. Lian is so passionate about it.” — Mark Badgley
“We support children’s charities a lot, education is really important to us, because so many children are underserved and they really need help. The Fundación MIR does a really great job with vocational training.” — James Mischka
Following cocktails, the elegant guests will be invited to take their seats for dinner, when the fashion show by Badgley Mischka will take place. Participating in the event for the 3rd consecutive year, Badgley Mischka will this year present their Spring 2013 collection with sportswear, day and evening dresses – with many items available for purchase in their “Pop-up” boutique at the Flamboyan conference center in the Casa de Campo Hotel on Saturday and Sunday the 19th and 20th of January – please click here for more details.
The “After-Party” will once again be hosted by DJ Gringo from Miami – offering the perfect end to a wonderful evening! We look forward to seeing you all there!
The Magical Splendor for Life by the Fundación MIR: Saturday January 19th
When: Saturday 19th of Januray, 1pm
Where: La Romana Country Club
Fashion Show Gala
Presented by Tiffany & Co., featuring the Mystery Blue Boxes, Miss Dominican Republic Dulcita Lieggi Francisco and designs by Badgley Mischka
Emcees: Sofia Lachapelle and Anthony Alvarez
When: Saturday 19th of January, 8pm
Where: Casa Grande, Casa de Campo
• “Silver” ticket: US$300 (per person)
• “Gold” ticket: US$500 (per person)
• “VIP” ticket: US$1,000 (per person – includes golf tournament)
• VIP table for 10 people: US$7,500
Get your tickets now!
For more information, please contact the Fundación MIR at (809) 523-8270 or (561)366-5095
The 21st annual Magical Splendor for Life fundraising weekend took place on Friday and Saturday the 27th and 28th of January with a fabulous gala and fashion show by Badgley Mischka, a golf tournament and exclusive VIP dinner.