MMFE, LLC brought fashion-related entrepreneurs to high school students outside of the Honolulu area. In Honolulu, free public screenings planned for industry-related documentaries were at public venues during Hawai’i Fashion Month 2013 to inspire and embrace individuality and uniqueness. MMFE 2013 was a year for market research covering all aspects. [Check category ‚MMFE‘ for more information (see left).]
High School Programs:
MMFE presented Kalapaki Girl Dezigns, social enterprise as a career option, interviewed local apparel designer rumi murakami of soft and modern tailoring, and introduced personal retirement accounts to Kailua High and Kahuku High students.
Monday 30. September 2013, 11am – 2pm at Kailua High School. Theme: How to financially plan for your future, OR Do what you need, to do what you want. Mahalo to Kelley Espinda, Tracey Jeffers, and Stacie-Anne Ohta.
Tuesday 1. October 2013, 11am-12:30pm: Kahuku High School, Fashion Industry Program. Mahalo to Wendy Wells and Cecile Oshima.
Fashion-Relating Film Screenings:
P.O.V. partnered with MMFE to bring documentaries with a Point Of View, and introduced two films for youth exploring fashion and modeling as careers.
Film Screenings of „Girl Model“ on Friday 11. October 2013, noon-3pm in Hawai’i State Capitol Rotunda; and „The World Before Her“ on Tuesday 22. October 2013, 6-8pm in Mission Memorial Auditorium.
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: MMFE hosted Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® to benefit the Domestic Violence Action Center of Hawaii on Friday 18. October 2013, 11am-3pm.
Location for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: Check-in or register at Hawai’i State Capitol Lawn, Punchbowl Street, under the trees on makai side of parking entrance.
Agenda: 11am: Check-in or register at Hawai’i State Capitol Lawn, Punchbowl Street, under the trees on makai side of parking entrance . 12pm: ‚Iolani Palace grounds for Royal Hawaiian Band performance (Join RHB audience discreetly and prepare for walk with women’s shoes and signs.).
1pm: Before walk begins, please help RHB with putting folding chairs away in appreciation for enabling the WMHS announcement. (During walk, take time to share DV information and answer questions.). 2pm: Walk concludes with photo-ops. 2:30pm: Video interviews and sharing experiences. 3pm: MMFE’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® concludes. Domestic Violence Awareness Month: October is both Hawai’i Fashion Month and Domestic Violence Awareness Month. MMFE was proud to partner with the Domestic Violence Awareness Month Committee to host Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® and proceeds benefited the Domestic Violence Action Center. View the O’ahu DVAM Calender 2013: kNOw MORE.
View of Hawai’i State Capitol Building (upper left building with columns) from Legal Assistance Center of Hawai’i State Bar Association, corner of Alakea and Hotel Streets, Honolulu, O’ahu, Hawai’i. Video is of the Honolulu Mayor’s Proclamation that takes place in Meeting Chambers of Honolulu Hale.
MMFE thanks Dr. Amy Cuddy for granting permission to feature her 2011 Power Poses POP! Tech talk.
Thanks also to Adam Boome for granting permission to feature his Secrets of the Superbrands (Fashion). A special „Mahalo nui loa“ to a special someone for limitless Support, unconditional love and belief in my Vision.
MMFE 2013 lead to the research and development of PLAN: Game, a board game for those on autopilot and anybody else still seeking.