Rescue Me! Gala 2010

Saturday, April 24, 2010 Union Station Washington, DC 7:00 PM ● VIP Reception 8:00 PM ● Gala Dogs on leashes are welcome and encouraged to attend. The Rescue Me Gala is The Washington Animal Rescue League’s largest fundraising event of the year.  This elegant cocktail reception brings more than 500 animal-loving individuals and companies, along with their canine friends, together at historic Union Station.  The 2010 Rescue Me Gala supports our efforts to promote the welfare of companion animals and assist the people who love them through animal rescue, rehabilitation, adoption and affordable veterinary care.  In addition to Gala tickets, … Continue reading Rescue Me! Gala 2010

Fight for Children's School Night 2010

School Night 2010 Chairman J.W. Marriott, Jr. Honorary Co-Chairs The Honorable Adrian & Mrs. Fenty The Honorable Anthony & Mrs. Williams Featuring Queen Latifah Friday, April 23, 2010 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm Buy Tickets Online Today! Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC Cocktail Attire Have fun and help kids in DC get a great education! Cocktail Party ● Fabulous Food ● Live Entertainment & Dancing with Michael Cavanaugh Black Violin Proceeds from School Night support Fight For Children’s work with public, public charter, and private schools in DC. Fight For Children proudly … Continue reading Fight for Children's School Night 2010

Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars

      Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars   Cocktail Reception 6:30 pm Awards Ceremony 7.30pm With Celebrity Emcee Wendy Rieger, NBC4  The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington D.C., Inc. in collaboration with the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Corcoran College of Art + Design presents Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars.   The awards evening will recognize pioneers of the Eco Chic movement for their ecological and ethical design in fashion, art, beauty, architecture and interior design.  The cocktail reception will feature a fashion presentation and video clips of the latest Eco Chic designs followed by the preeminent Eco Chic awards … Continue reading Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars

The Washington Chorus 40th Annual Dinner and Auction

40th Annual Dinner and Auction Featuring live and silent auctions, raffle, and musical performances, the annual dinner and auction is TWC’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Proceeds benefit The Washington Chorus’ education and outreach programs. Friday, April 9, 2010 National Education Association 16th and M Streets, NW Washington, DC Continue reading The Washington Chorus 40th Annual Dinner and Auction

Luda shoots Census ad at Ben's Chili Bowl

Ludarcris was seen at U Street’s historic DC fixture Ben’s Chili Bowl yesterday. He, along with Washington DJ Big Tigger, were shooting an ad for the Census, continuing the government’s push to make filling out the Census look cool. We’ve only spent a few hundred million in tax payer dollars thus far making these ridiculous ads. Luda ate two chili dogs and fries after shooting the public service announcement. Continue reading Luda shoots Census ad at Ben's Chili Bowl

Fashion For Paws this Saturday

   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  April 6, 2010  Contact: Tara de Nicolas  Executive Director, Fashion for Paws  Washington Humane Society  Phone: 540-220-8272  E-mail:    Fashion for Paws Ready to Rock the Catwalk     Washington, DC – On April 10, 2010 from 8:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. the 4th annual     F4P infuses the nation’s capital with cutting edge high fashion, drawing an extraordinary crowd of VIP’s, fashion and animals lovers alike. The fashion show and fundraising event features sixty notable personalities as the models on the runway. F4P includes 3 different categories of models walking the runway, with one category … Continue reading Fashion For Paws this Saturday