Miss A Columnist

Andrea Rodgers is the Founder of Miss A (AskMissA.com), which covers the intersection of charity and lifestyle for 1.5 million unique readers annually. Based in Washington, DC, Miss A has a presence in 21 U.S. cities with 30 editors and hundreds of writer. Andrea was inspired after 9/11, and became heavily involved in Washington’s charity circuit in an effort to give back to the community. At the core of the Miss A brand is Andrea’s personal belief in the positive power of volunteering and charity — not only to benefit those less fortunate, but to improve the individual, business or brand that gives their time, money and energy to a cause. AskMissA.com serves as a technological platform which connects editors, writers and readers around this core belief and shines a spotlight on the best nonprofits, charity events, cause marketing campaigns and philanthropic & stylish people, businesses and brands to inspire others to get involved.

Andrea Rodgers is a member of the Vogue 100, a hand-selected group by Vogue magazine of 100 influential decision makers and opinion leaders across the country known for their distinctive taste in fashion & culture. She has been featured in Vogue, W and Allure, CNN, Fox News, NOS Dutch Public Broadcasting, TV Tokyo, France 24, Alhurra, USA Today, Washington Post & Politico.

Tewaaraton Awards 2013: Honors Native American History and College Lacrosse Stars

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(Photo Credit: Mike Bahniuk Photography)

On Thursday, May 30th the Tewaaraton Foundation will honor the country’s top college lacrosse players at the 13th Annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony at the Smithsonian National Museum of American Indian. Held in order to honor the Native American history of Lacrosse, the Tewaaraton Award not only celebrates those […]

Recap: Where The Wild Things Are Gala In DC To Benefit Reading Is Fundamental

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Kareem Abdul Jabbar

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 more than 350 literature lovers joined the “wild rumpus” to party with Max at the 2013 Where The Wild Things Are Gala to benefit Reading Is Fundamental. Maurice Sendak’s iconic book came to life as the Four Seasons of Washington, D.C. was transformed into a […]

Recap: 7th Annual Children’s Ball 2013 In Washington, DC To Benefit Children’s Hospital Foundation

Chairs Susanna and Jack Quinn, Congressman Steny Hoyer, Alison Newmanand Kurt D. Newman, MD, President and CEO of Children’s National (Photo Credit: Jessi Ringer)

Saturday, May 11, 2013 marked the 7th Annual Children’s Ball chaired by Susanna and Jack Quinn. The event was held at the beautiful National Building Museum in Washington, DC […]

Ashley Taylor Bronczek’s W.E.A.R Project: We Each Are Responsible

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Ashley Taylor Broncek

W.E.A.R. (We Each Are Responsible) Project™ is a line of socially responsible bracelets founded by Ashley Taylor Bronczek, a certified Gemologist and avid Washingtonian philanthropist. Nine years ago, this California native moved to Washington after graduating from USC, and I’m not sure the city has ever been the same. As […]

The Front Row At Bethesda Row 2013

The Honest Life by Jessica Alba

NBC’s Angie Goff emcee’ing The Front Row in 2012

Federal Realty Investment Trust announces The Front Row, the fifth-annual, star-studded style weekend at Bethesda Row. The Front Row event will take place May 16 through May 18 and features three signature Bethesda Row fashion events in addition to over 35 in-store fashion, beauty […]

Shirlie’s Girls Night Out Returns With Book Signing By Wendy Higgins

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The Village at Shirlington announces the May event lineup for Shirlie’s Girls Night Out, the much-adored, village-wide monthly celebration of style. On Thursday, May 2, Shirlington will go high-fashion with the launch of the new novel Sweet Peril with author Wendy Higgins, a make-your-own perfume party at Ah Love Oil & Vinegar, plus 17 […]

EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women In Los Angeles

Halle Berry hosts EIF Revlon Run/Walk LA

Join thousands of women on Saturday, May 11th in Los Angeles along with host Halle Berry at the 20th Annual Walk/Run for Women. Support the cause to raise funds for cancer research, counseling, and EIF’s National Women’s Cancer Research Alliance.

Halle Berry hosts EIF Revlon Run/Walk LA (Photo Credit: zimbio.com)

The Entertainment […]

Shop At LOFT Store Near You On Saturday, March 9th And Enter To Win FIAT 500 + $1,000 Wardrobe

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Ladies, do not miss your chance to win a new FIAT 500 + $1,000 LOFT wardrobe! It’s as easy as stopping by your local LOFT store this Saturday and registering. You’ll want to check out LOFT’s super cute Spring Collection.

Austyn Zung, SVP Creative Director of Design for LOFT focused […]

Interview With Carl Ray, First Lady Michelle Obama’s Personal Makeup Artist

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Carl Ray at work

This past week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Washington, DC based celebrity makeup artist, Carl Ray who has been the resident makeup artist for George Salon at the Four Seasons Hotel for 16 years. Carl grew up a “Navy brat” living in such places as Naples, Italy, Robot, […]

Miss A Founder, Andrea Rodgers To Host Joie Trunk Show At Ginger Boutique At The Mosaic


I hope you’ll make plans to join me for a JOIE Trunk Show at Ginger Boutique at Mosaic District from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 21st! The store is generously giving us 20% off and there will be cupcakes and lots of bubbly!

Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker with […]

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