(ATLANTA) - September 5, 2017 - The 50 Shades of Pink Foundation is proud to announce its 5th annual fundraising gala and fashion show will take place
Saturday, October 14 at 6:30pm at Atlanta City Hall Atrium (55 Trinity Ave SW, Atlanta GA 30303).
Hosted by actor, author and philanthropist Hill Harper, the 50 Shades of Pink fundraiser will feature a glamorous "Great Gatsby" theme and include a fashion show with an array of cancer survivors, models and supporters. Guests will also enjoy a pink carpet, live entertainment, cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Valet parking will be provided.
Founded in 2013 by esteemed OBGYN and two-time breast cancer survivor
Dr. Jackie Walters, the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation promotes holistic well-being by focusing on the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of individuals affected by breast cancer.
All proceeds from the gala will benefit 50 Shades of Pink Foundation's mission of treating the inner and outer beauty of Breast Cancer Warriors.
ABOUT DR. JACKIE
Dr. Jackie Walters graduated from the University of Mississippi and Alcorn State University earning dual Bachelor of Science degrees. She later earned her medical degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. In 1997, Dr. Jackie completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Medical Center of Central Georgia and Mercer University. After residency, she started in private practice where she also became affiliated with Northside Hospital in Atlanta. She has remained in private practice for 18 years.
As a nationally celebrated board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Dr. Jackie's high profile clientele consists of The Braxton's, rapper TI, and superstar Usher.
A two-time breast cancer survivor, Dr. Jackie understands the effects of personal health challenges. As a dedicated teacher, she has integrated a Women's Wellness Program into her practice to help eradicate the increasing number of heart disease cases amongst women. In 2013, Dr. Jackie founded the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, an organization that pays tribute to women and men diagnosed with breast cancer, nurturing their psychological and physical well-being.
In 2013, Dr. Jackie also burst onto the small screen as one of stars of Bravo's hit reality series "Married to Medicine," where the esteemed practitioner earned legions of fans for her distinct style, sense of reason, sincere compassion and unrivaled elegance. Dr. Jackie resides in Atlanta with her husband Curtis.