Fashion show held in Bay Ridge to raise money for cancer patients

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A fashion show was held in Bay Ridge to raise money for cancer patients.

The goal of the event was to give people affected by cancer a chance to shine, and to also give back to the community.

Money raised from the fashion show will go towards two charities that help support cancer patients, Fired Up For a Cure and Sunrise Day Camp.

Many members of the community partnered to make the event happen, with several vendors coming from Bay Ridge.

All of the models in the show have been impacted by cancer.  Organizers say the show was a way to make them feel beautiful, despite the hardships they are facing.

Organizers say they plan to continue holding events that will impact the community.

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