Family and Children's Services (FACS) will celebrate its 125th anniversary at the Red Carpet Party Fundraiser at Canoe Brook Country Club on March 1. This annual fun-filled evening will include an unrivaled Fashion Show featuring Red Carpet Fashions from Sareh Nouri and Gracy Accad New York. Fashion trends from Bloomingdale’s, Schultz & M. Blaustein, and Dressed by Lori - all located in Millburn/Short Hills - will also be showcased. Finally, the runway will heat up as the Firemen return to the Red Carpet, looking hot in formal wear from Coleman’s Tuxedos of Short Hills. According to Event Producer Leslie Patrizio, “The Summit Firemen were so popular with our audience last year that we not only invited them back, but also asked the Millburn Firemen to join them!”

Sponsors for the Sixth Annual Red Carpet Party are Frontline Insurance, Investors Bank Foundation, Arista Capital, MCM, Wine Library, The Rubino OB/GYN Group, Audi Bridgewater/Audi Mendham, Bloomingdale’s Short Hills, Graham-Pelton Consulting, Schultz & M. Blaustein, ShopRite, BELLA New York Magazine, and Charleston Shoe Co. Spring Lake.

In addition to being entertained by the Red Carpet Fashion Show, guests will enjoy Red Carpet Cocktails and Cuisine and the opportunity to participate in the popular Handbag Raffle and Silent Auction. All are welcome and encouraged to attend! Tickets are $125 per person and can be purchased online at For more information regarding the event, please contact Leslie Patrizio at

Family and Children’s Services is an independent non-profit behavioral health and social service agency serving Union County and the surrounding area, with a priority on helping those most vulnerable. Founded in 1893, the Agency focuses its efforts on at-risk, disadvantaged, and vulnerable children.