The Shops at Riverside and Hackensack Meridian Health to Host ‘Fashion for Philanthropy’ Benefit

October 10, 2018

The Shops at Riverside and Hackensack Meridian Health will host an exclusive fashion event to benefit the John Theurer Cancer Center on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

The event will begin with a VIP Reception at 6 p.m. at Tiffany & Co. and the general reception and fashion show will commence at 6:30 p.m. The emcee for the evening will be CBS News 2 Co-anchor Chris Wragge. Retailers to be showcased during the Fashion Show include: Bloomingdale’s, Brooks Brothers, Hermes, Lilly Pulitzer, Lee Perla, L.K. Bennett, Omega, Stuart Weitzman, and Tory Burch. Special guest models include Dr. Donna McNamara, Dr. Robert Tassen, Suzy Birkner and husband – Westwood Mayor, John Birkner and more.

For tickets to attend the event or to review sponsorship opportunities, please visit or contact Nancy Kennedy at 551-996-3523,

WHO: The Shops at Riverside, Hackensack Meridian Health and John Theurer Cancer Center

WHEN: Thursday, October 25, 2018
VIP Reception – 6:00 p.m.
General Reception and Fashion Show – 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601

About The Shops at Riverside
An expansive retail destination for luxury fashion, discovery and community, The Shops at Riverside is located only minutes from Manhattan in the affluent suburban area of Bergen County, New Jersey, and managed by Simon, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. A two-level, upscale regional shopping center, The Shops at Riverside is anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Barnes & Noble and Pottery Barn and features a full-service day spa and an upscale dine-in AMC theater. Shoppers will experience an unrivaled collection of over 70 high-end and bridge specialty stores as well as “New Jersey’s own Restaurant Row,” with eight full-service restaurants. Additional Simon information is available at

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About John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center
John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center is New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive center dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, management, research, screenings, and preventive care as well as survivorship of patients with all types of cancers. The 14 specialized divisions covering the complete spectrum of cancer care have developed a close-knit team of medical, research, nursing, and support staff with specialized expertise that translates into more advanced, focused care for all patients. Each year, more people in the New Jersey/New York metropolitan area turn to John Theurer Cancer Center for cancer care than to any other facility in New Jersey. Housed within a 775-bed not-for-profit teaching, tertiary care, and research hospital, John Theurer Cancer Center provides state-of-the-art technological advances, compassionate care, research innovations, medical expertise, and a full range of aftercare services that distinguish John Theurer Cancer Center from other facilities. For additional information, please visit