Hurricane Sandy ravaged New York's Rockaways in October 2012 - leaving the string of coastal towns looking like a war zone.
Days after the storm Glam4Good founder Mary Alice Stephenson and her team blew into town determined to use their fashion connections to help the victims.
Stephenson is a fashion editor known for her magazine work. She began the foundation 20 years ago. And since, has used the feel-good power of fashion to help those hit by hard times.
Days before Mercedes-Benz Fashion Weekin New York, Stephenson set out on another mission.
She believes that fashion can be the best medicine.