TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – reTHink, Inc. is hosting its annual Replay Runway event at the Terre Haute Brewing Company on Saturday at 5:00 p.m.
Local celebrities will walk the runway in outfits made entirely of recycled and repurposed material. The winner that gets the most votes and earns the most charitable donations will receive the ‘Green Majesty’ crown.
This is the biggest event that reTHink, Inc. hosts during the year. Executive Director Shikha Bhattacharyya emphasized the importance of the event.
“We gain a lot of supporters through this event,” Bhattacharyya said. “We create awareness around the issue and we get the community activated and raise funds that help us run this place.”
The group recently moved into its new home on S 13th St. in Terre Haute. Its getting the chance to use new equipment such as the upcycling center in the facility.
Bhattacharyya said to expect more big events in the fall.