Flexing for Dollars was held at Donna Spangler's home Saturday June 23 2012 to raise money for One Mama Charity. One Mama helps impoverished women and children from Uganda deliver babies safely into the world, building clinics to stop the spread of AIDS. Additionally, the charity sells the wares and products that the mothers make from the limited resources they have available to them including clothing , jewelry, and dolls.
. This soiree took place at the estate of Beauty & Fitness entheusiast and Producer Donna Spangler in Beverly Hills, CA. Those attending enjoyed food from Lolas, Desserts from Celebrity Chef Kurt Ehrlich of The Hollywood Pasta Company, Wine from Lorimar Vineyards and Winery, Starfire water and refreshments.
Guests had the opportunity to take a photo flexing their best muscle pose with stars, enjoy food, drink and have an incredible time. In addition, there was a silent auction to raise money for the cause.
Soroya Crystal Imam of Encore Exceptional Events had donated her time to be the event producer. Gift bags were provided by sponsor Michael Torchia.
There were over 200 attendees which bid on silent auction items, bought clothes and products from Uganda and enjoyed entertainment.
Celebrities in attendance included Ed Laute
r,actress Tanya Newbould
, Jennifer Blank
star Alicia Marie Ballenge
r, child star Zachary Alexandeer
The event was put on by Encore Soroya Iman. Hosted by Donna Spangler and Sabon from One Mama. Co-sponsor PR Roger Neil.
Full sponsor list:
Lorimar Vineyards and Winery : Wine Monster Energy Drink : Energry and Iced Tea Hollywood Pasta Company : Dessert, Starfire Water : Water, Usana : Protein Bars, Encore! Exceptional Events & Bombshell : Event Production, Lounge, Decor, Staff, Silent Auction.,UFC Gym Ultimate Breakers, UFC Gym & Fingers Entertainment: Live Show, Amanda Clarke Photography: Event Photography, Lola's Restuarant & Martini Lounge: Executive Chef Reagan Moore Jr. : menu Mini Crab Cakes with Lola's Tarter Sauce / Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Cheese on Cucumber Rounds / Strawberries & Crispy Shallots with Balsamic Glaze / Chicken-Apple-Tarragon Salad on Crostini., Sonny Alexander Flowers : Flowers: arrangement with Orchids, Roses and exotic florals, Executive Protection LA: Security personnel for event, Final Print : Step & Repeat printing, Operation Fitness : VIP bag give-aways for guests. (Michael Torchia), Ultimate American Athlete: VIP bags give-aways for guests.(Michael Torchia)