The Las Vegas Market said its ninth annual Up on the Roof Gift for Life fundraiser generated $16,000 for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.
International Market Centers, Las Vegas Market owner, stated that the event generated a record crowd of home and gift industry representatives and enjoyed a presentation by special guest Kathy Ireland as well as a silent auction of Kathy Ireland-branded home products and Las Vegas-themed prizes.
“Las Vegas Market is proud to support Gift for Life in its mission to raise funds for the research, education and prevention of HIV/AIDS, and related health crises, through events like this one,” said Bob Maricich, IMC CEO. “We were delighted that Kathy Ireland agreed to headline the event and helped us to attract a record 500 supporters to our ninth annual fundraiser. In addition to her work in the home industry, Kathy serves as an ambassador for the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation. To date, Las Vegas Market has helped raise more than $115,000 for Gift for Life.”