FASHANTHROPISTS: LISA ACQUAFREDDA
Lisa Acquafredda is best known for her talent on air and as the owner of Stay ClassyTV. She wears a number of professional hats: Host, Anchor, Reporter, Producer, Spokesperson, Actress, Emcee and Voice Over talent. Lisa's business, StayClassyTV is a digital platform that has the following digital channels: StayTasty (Food), StayDressy (Fashion), StayPretty (Beauty), StayCrafty (DIY) & more!
Lisa is a journalist at heart. And she is breaking many barriers as a minority business owner. She can do it all from hard hitting news to light hearted entertainment based features. Lisa's outgoing personality entices people to work with her and her ability to articulate a story allows her to shine a light on important topics. She is also Giving in Style's partner for @phxfashionweek #SpringintoStyle and her runway show for #StayClassyTV TEAM [#PHXFWchicbling] will captivate the events' audience on Saturday, March 24th. Learn more about Lisa Acquafredda.....
How do you give back to society through your business:
Emcee charity events, mentor children, fundraising business activities, help women dress for a job after hard times *gratis
Charity or Charities of choice: Dysautonomia International, Mayo Clinic, Cancer Research.
Why have you supported these causes:
Personal experiences + TV stories on hope & bravery.
Favorite business based on their giving efforts and why:
Dysautonomia International (DI): Lauren Stiles is a strong, smart and sassy woman behind the non-profit. She's the epitome of strength, courage and determination, despite her own personal journey.
Who influenced your spirit of giving and how:
My Mother. She's always raised me to help others. She's my Mother Theresa. She's a cancer survivor and always helps others. She's a beautiful person.
How do you believe fashion can aid philanthropy:
Feeling beautiful on the inside makes you beautiful on the outside.
What is your biggest philanthropic accomplishment:
I loved being the Emcee for Fashion Meets Football for the Superbowl when it was here in Phoenix
Favorite philanthropic quote:
My Mom always says, "Stand up and show the world you're Lisa."
Learn more about Lisa Acquafredda here
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