This time last year, Sierra Leonean Fashion House Madam Wokie, participated in the Fashion for Relief catwalk show at Mercedes-Bemz Fashion Week New York.
The event was organised by supermodel Naomi Campbell at the Lincoln Center to raise awareness of the war against Ebola. It attracted A-List celebrities in the fashion, film and music industry including Michelle Rodriguez, Rosario Dawson, June Ambrose, Mary J. Blige, Bryshere Gray, Kelly Osbourne, Brad Goreski, Estelle, Tyson Beckford, Vivica A. Fox, Zac Posen and Paralympic athlete, Blake Leeper. It also featured a range of designer gowns donated by world-renowned designers in a bid to raise funds to fight the Ebola crisis.