On August 24, 2008 at 6am slt, SL Illustrated will be hosting its 2nd charity event called "Bid for a Model Too", 100% of the proceeds in this event will be donated to the Autism Society of America.
Autism Society of America or ASA is headed in-world by Brett Stand, it is the leading voice and resource of the entire autism community in education, advocacy, services, research and support. The ASA is committed to meaningful participation and self-determination in all aspects of life for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families. ASA accomplishes its ongoing mission through close collaboration with a successful network of chapters, members and supporters.
In this event, SL models will be auctioned to the highest bidder for an opportunity to have a minimum of 2 hours date during the Charity Ball scheduled on September 6 at the SLI Angels Club being managed by Brigette Auter. To ensure clean fun the event will be chaperoned by Ariel Lingiuan.
SL Illustrated sponsored another charity event last Feburary for the benefit of Warchild International where 105,000L was raised to help in ongoing projects of WarChild International.
Ted1 Kamachi, CEO of the company organized SL Illustrated with the different units focusing on the demonstration of beauty in sl. These units are, SLI Angels Club, a cool hang out for the romantic at heart, SLI Models, where the models showcase the different talents of fashion designers throught SL, the SL Illustrated Magazine, that features the different angles of SL through pictures and art, and SLI Retail, where the creators in SL can show off their wonderful creations.