International Market Centers said that Kathy Ireland, chair, CEO and chief designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide and ambassador for the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, will be the featured guest at the 9th annual Up on the Roof fundraiser benefiting Gift for Life.
The event, to be held on Monday, July 29 as part of the Summer Las Vegas Market, is the annual gift and home industry fundraiser for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. The benefit will include a silent auction featuring a variety of Las Vegas-themed prizes and Kathy Ireland home products.
“Las Vegas Market is thrilled that Kathy Ireland is joining us as a special guest at our annual Gift for Life fundraiser,” said Bob Maricich, IMC CEO. “Kathy is a long-time advocate of HIV/AIDS treatment, education and care who is passionately continuing the important and vital work that Dame Elizabeth Taylor, her close friend and mentor, and one of the most powerful activists of our time, started. We are honored that she is joining Las Vegas Market’s fundraising efforts supporting Gift for Life.”