6th Annual Friends of Advantage Cruise In & Children's Carnival sticky icon

We invite you to cruise your antique, classic car, hot rod, rat rod, bike, truck, etc. out to the 6th Annual Friends of Advantage Cruise In & Children's Carnival on Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 1-4pm at The Varsity located at 1000 West Broad Street Athens, GA 30606. Free admission with $10 registration fee for each vehicle entered in the show. Many awards to be given to include Top 10, Best Antique, Best Bike, Best Chevy, Ford, Mopar, Rat Rod, Best in Show, Best Truck, and Car Club with the most vehicles present. Music provided by Cruizin to the Oldies.

Afternoon Tea with "Friends" Seeking Volunteers sticky icon

We are currently working on a venue and committee for planning the Afternoon Tea with "Friends" event this year. This event we move around within our communities and change the entertainment yearly to keep it interesting and fun! We personalize or theme tables to suit groups of friends, organizations, families, etc. A light meal of chicken salad croissants and little sandwiches, fresh fruit, and assorted petite desserts, along with tea, both hot and cold are served. We are looking at this year's theme being...A Fashion Show Thru the Ages ....with both fashion and of course a little humor!!!

Thank You for adDRESSing Needs with Us! sticky icon

We appreciate all who came out and adDRESSed needs with us at our adDRESS a Need SALE. It was a very successful event and we would like to thank Georgia Square Mall for hosting us this year. Eleven adDRESS a Need prom scholarships have been awarded, to date, for Cinderella Makeovers to young ladies who were unable to attend prom due to financial hardships. This is a beautiful project in which we would not be able to continue without our many donors and sponsors...Thank you.

adDRESS a Need "Formal Frenzy" 2014 sticky icon

The adDRESS a Need SALE "Formal Frenzy" begins tomorrow, Saturday, March 22nd from 10am-9pm and runs through Sunday, March 23rd from 12-6pm at Georgia Square Mall. We are located on the lower level, near Macy's where The Gap was formerly located. Dresses will be priced at $49.99 and under! If you need a dress for prom, bridesmaids, mother of the bride, a cruise, or an evening out on the town, etc., come out early as you will not want to miss the great selection we have this year!!!

adDRESS a Need "Formal Frenzy" 2014 sticky icon

The adDRESS a Need SALE "Formal Frenzy" begins tomorrow, Saturday, March 22nd from 10am-9pm and runs through Sunday, March 23rd from 12-6pm at Georgia Square Mall. We are located on the lower level, near Macy's where The Gap was formerly located. Dresses will be priced at $49.99 and under! If you need a dress for prom, bridesmaids, mother of the bride, a cruise, or an evening out on the town, etc., come out early as you will not want to miss the great selection we have this year!!!

2014 adDRESS a Need SALE-Georgia Square Mall sticky icon

The 5th Annual Friends of Advantage adDRESS a Need SALE will be held at Georgia Square Mall, lower level, near Macy's. Dates are scheduled for Friday, March 7-Sunday, March 23, 2014. Sale hours will be as follows: Monday-Friday 1-9 pm; Saturday 10am-9pm; Sunday 12-6pm. NEW and gently used formal and semi-formal dresses, shoes, purses, and jewelry will be available just in time for prom, pageant, and wedding season. Dresses for brides, bridesmaids, mothers of the bride, and even have little dresses for a night out on the town, are available.

2014 Designer's Challenge & Top Model Results sticky icon

Wow! Such creative talent and beauty displayed this year in the Designer's Challenge & Top Model Competition. Friends of Advantage had 8 designers and 20 models participate in the challenge. The results are: 2014 adDRESS a Need "Junior Top Model"- Megan Hanley, 1st Runner Up-Callie Crawford, 2nd Runner Up-Sabrina Smith. 2014 adDRESS a Need "Top Model"-Melanie Zareie, 1st Runner-Up Velicia Cobb..., 2nd Runner Up-Erin Podvin. 2014 Designer's Challenge "People's Choice" Designer-Barbara Fogg.

Voting Instructions for 2014 Designers & Top Model Participants sticky icon

Due to technical difficulty in removing the 2013 Top Model tab and building our 2014 Designer & Top Model voting tabs this year, we ask that you take a look at this list of participants below, decide who you wish to vote for and use the yellow "Donate" tab to your right of the screen. Follow the paypal instructions in completing the steps to pay for your votes, as if you were making a purchase. Look for the note that Says "Special Instructions to the Seller" on the second page of the check out process.

3rd Annual FOA Designer's Challenge & Top Model Competition sticky icon

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3rd Annual FOA Designer's Challenge & Top Model Competition
Athens Technical College Auditorium
Thursday, February 6, 2014
7 pm
Tickets: $25 per person
Reserve @ 706-389-6789 ext. 1306

2014 Designer's Challenge Teams & Top Model Contestants sticky icon

Our 2014 Designer's Challenge teams are: Rachelle Brown & Jasmine Johnson; Joan Dunn & Pat Rigney; Ayana Williams-Dyce & Jordan Friend; KaDee Holt & Erin Podvin; Barbara Fogg & Barbara Fogg; Anazjah Mayes & Shelbi Johnson; Isabelle Panga & Mayor Nancy Denson; and Brenda Zareie & Melanie Zareie. These teams have several weeks to recreate an ugly, outdated dress into a breath of fresh air! Dont miss the live reveals on February 6th! Tickets are $25 each and seats are limited so reserve your tickets now by calling 706-296-8086 or 706-389-6789 ext. 1306. Ask for Tammy.

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4th Annual Afternoon Tea with "Friends"
Camp Kiwanis
2613 Old Wildcat
Bridge Road
Danielsville, Georgia
Saturday, August 17th
11am-Shopping with Vendors & Socializing
12pm-Seated Luncheon
Tickets: $20-Adults
$12-children under 12

Contact Information:

Tammy Dalton
250 North Avenue
Athens, Georgia
706-389-6789 x1306
706-296-8086 call