Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s Mission + Mingle event! Thanks to generous donors and event sponsors, we raised more than $50,000 to support the life-changing services Avivo offers. You can still support Avivo by making a donation! Watch 2023’s event here:
Mission + Mingle
Walker Art Center Rooftop Terraces
Monday, May 15, 2023
4:30 PM VIP Gallery Tour
5:00 PM VIP Reception
5:30 PM General Reception
6:00 PM Fashion Show
Thank you to those of you who joined us on the Walker Art Center’s outdoor terraces for this year’s Mission + Mingle event, presented by MMC Consulting! Mission + Mingle mixes fashion, philanthropy, and people who are passionate about helping women overcome barriers to success! All funds raised support the life-changing services Avivo provides – family recovery, career education, and employment services – to help all women live well and work well.
VIP ticket holders were invited to come early for an exclusive viewing of the Pacita Abad Exhibition and a talk by a Walker educator, followed by a VIP reception.
Program highlights included:
- Inspiring words from a woman who’s found success after coming to Avivo.
- Fashions from some of the most exciting Twin Cities fashion designers and boutiques, including Bumbershute, Filigree Jewelers, Lesley Helen Couture, MartinPatrick 3, Qe’Bella Couture, Ramadhan Designs, designs from University of Minnesota design student Mattie Nunn, and hair and make-up by Culture Salon.
- Music from DJ Tricky Miki.
DJ Tricky Miki
DJ Tricky Miki describes herself as an Afropunk who loves ALL music, but especially funky, infectious dance grooves (House/ Funk/ Soul/ classic Hip-Hop) which create a happy and lively atmosphere where everyone can find something to make them move! “If it’s not fun, it has no place on my dance floor!”
The Style Icon Sponsor
The Fashionista Sponsors