‘Born to Sparkle’: 41st Haute with Heart Fashion Show and Luncheon benefit


St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center (SMSC), a nonprofit organization that educates and empowers individuals with developmental disabilities to realize their full potential, celebrated its 41st Haute with Heart Fashion Show and Luncheon, “Born to Sparkle,” Aug. 4 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Haute with Heart featured musical entertainment by K Emeline, along with boutique shopping, silent and live auctions, an opportunity drawing, themed entertainment, a St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center student model fashion show and a theatrical fashion show.

The event honored Sr. Virginia Rodee, RSCJ, for her dedication to SMSC and its students since its inception. Visit