Chris’ Closet Charity Launch Party

  • Chris Smith, defensive end for the Cincinnati Bengals, said his mom, Sherry Smith, inspired his love of fashion. (Photo: Michaela Duckett for

The scene at the launch party for Chris’ Closet, a nonprofit organization founded by Chris Smith of the Cincinnati Bengals to help underserved youth in the Greater Charlotte area. The event was held March 1 at Kanvas Gallery in Uptown Charlotte. (Photos: Michaela Duckett for