D’Andra Simmons and Katherine Coker Host Salvation Army’s Women’s Auxiliary Launch Event

Auction proceeds from Marc Jacobs Alligator Incognito Bag and Artwork by Michael Garman and Jim D’Amato will go to charity

(Featured photo: Katherine Coker, Diane D’Amato, D’Andra Simmons.)*


DALLAS, Texas (April 4, 2017) — On March 30th D’Andra Simmons and Katherine Coker hosted the ‘Fashion is Art, You are the Canvas’ Salvation Army’s Women’s Auxiliary Luncheon at the home of Leigh Sands to Preview the Heritage Auctions Spring Luxury Accessories Auction and Launch the Online Charity Auction benefiting the Salvation Army’s Women’s Auxiliary featuring a Marc Jacobs Alligator Incognito Bag and Artwork by Michael Garman and Jim D’Amato. The luxury handbag and artwork are currently available for bid at ha.com/SalvationArmy through May 3.

“We are so honored to co-host such an incredible event to benefit such a worthy organization.  We are thrilled to be a partner with such an amazing group of talented women,” said Diane D’Amato, Heritage Auctions Director of Luxury Accessories.

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary 2017 Fashion Show & Luncheon will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center (2301 Flora, Dallas, Texas, 75201)


Photo Credit: Dana Driensky

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* Photos by Dana Driensky


(Sharon Adams, ACPR, represents The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary Fashion Show & Luncheon.)


Principal of Philanthropy Lifestyles (formerly SocialWhirl.com), the award-winning eBuzzNewsletter and Adams Communications Public Relations, a boutique PR firm specializing in media and community relations for small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Sharon is also a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Dallas Business Journal, Katy Trail Weekly, People Newspapers (Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People/North Dallas People), Preston Hollow Life magazine, The Park Cities News, White Rock Lake Weekly, numerous blogs and websites and more.