Feb. 4: Off the Field Awards Banquet and Fashion Show benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospit
by Sharon Adams
Wed, Jan 26, 2011, 03:33 pm
Just two days before Super Bowl XLV comes to a roar at Cowboys Stadium, Off The Field, the NFL Players' Wives Association -- will hold its 10th Annual Awards Banquet and Fashion Show benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
This anticipated event will showcase Dallas resident and winner of Texas' Next Top Designer, Abi Ferrin as the 2011 featured designer and will be co-hosted by Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith's wife, Pat Smith, and Amy Vanderoef.
More than 30 NFL players' wives will take the runway wearing Abi's award-winning designs while their famed husbands and a crowd of fashion and sports enthusiasts enjoy a bountiful brunch.
Event chairs Sherice Brown (wife of Heisman Trophy recipient, Tim Brown) and Romonda Jordan (wife of former Raider Team Captain, Randy Jordan) will be seen on the catwalk in addition to Janet Dorsett (wife of Tony Dorsett), Michelle Witten (wife of Dallas Cowboys' Jason Witten) and many more.
Pat Smith and Amy Vanderoef will emcee the fashion show and present the Off The Field Women of Impact Award to Janet Hill, Nancy C. Rogers and Marlo Thomas; Marlo Thomas' award will be accepted by Richard C. Shadyac, Jr., CEO of St. Jude, on her behalf. In addition, the Danielle Beverly Courage Award will be presented to Dr. Keisha Kirkland.