Join Face Forward on September 22, 2018 in celebration of our amazing survivors. Prepare for a taste of the “sweet life” in Rome, inspired by this year’s “La Dolce Vita” themed event! The goal of our annual Gala event is unite our communities from Hollywood, to Corporate partners, to the elite of Beverly Hills…all joining together to help raise funds and awareness for the work that we do to help survivors of domestic violence, human trafficking and other cruel acts of crime.
In celebration of our 10 Year Anniversary, Face Forward hopes to raise over a Million Dollars to support even more survivors from around the world. Guests attending the 2018 La Dolce Vita Gala will enjoy a decadent evening full with surprises, all supporting a great cause. You definitely do not want to miss this signature fundraising event, recognized for being the best charity gala in L.A.!
2018 HONORARY COMMITTEE
Kristin Bauer Van Straten
Roy Jones Jr.
Face Forward’s mission is to provide emotional support and reconstructive surgery for women, children and men who have been victims of Domestic Violence, Human Trafficking or any Cruel Acts of Crime. Face Forward vows that all individuals who cannot afford the fees associated with proper internal and external care will be treated pro-bono.
Mrs. Deborah Alessi founded Face Forward in 2007. As a survivor of domestic violence herself, Deborah is a true an advocate of this worthy cause. To help other survivors get a second chance at life, Mrs. Alessi recruited her husband and renowned facial reconstructive surgeon Dr. David Alessi M.D. Their goal, to create a healthy, happy, and safe environment for survivors and their children. Both Dr. and Mrs. Alessi have a long history of supporting charitable causes, and have served other not-for-profit organizations as board members, and benefactors.
Face Forward is a nonprofit 501 c (3) organization, registered in the State of California, with its office located in Beverly Hills. Face Forward provides services to victims from across the country and around the globe.
FOR EVENT, DONATIONS, PARTNERSHIP & BRAND INQUIRIES
Face Forward Office: 310 657 2253
Mandi Edwards – Executive Director
Cell: 747 207 5610
Deborah Alessi – CEO/Founder
Cell: 310 359 0992
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