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YMA Fashion Fund Names Honorees

The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund has identified the honorees for its 2010 Geoffrey Beene Fashion Scholarship Dinner.

• YMA FASHION FUND HONOREES: The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund has identified the honorees for its 2010 Geoffrey Beene Fashion Scholarship Dinner. They will be Margarita Arriagada, senior vice president of merchandising at Sephora, the first honoree from the beauty business; Thomas A. Kingsbury, president and chief executive officer of Burlington Coat Factory Warehouse Corp., and Robert L. Mettler, former chairman and ceo of Macy’s West. Mettler, a noted philanthropist, will be the FSF’s second Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. The event will be held on Jan. 13 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York and will recognize four exceptional students with $25,000 merit scholarships and 110 other students with smaller awards.