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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.

Chance For Life Poker Tournament And Wine Tasting At The City Tavern Club

The 7th annual Chance For Life charity Poker Tournament & Wine Tasting is only a few weeks away! This event is absolutely incredible and so much fun – Whether you are into poker, wine, dancing or the silent auction there is something for everyone. Tickets are on sale now and sell out every year! […]

The Perils of Falling In Love With A Woman Going Through Divorce And End of Affair

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Miss A,

I am writing to you so that I can get some advice. I thought maybe if I got a savvy woman’s perspective, it would be beneficial. I developed a very close and strictly platonic relationship with a Mom from one of my children’s athletic teams. We had lunches, coffee, and even hung […]

Breaking Up With College Boyfriend

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Dear Miss A,

I’m in need for desperate advice. I don’t know how to deal with the situation I’m in. I met a guy in my junior year of college. We ended up moving in with two of his fraternity brothers our senior year of college. During the summer and winter breaks we dealt […]

Recap: The Washington Ballet’s Jete Society’s Mad Hatter’s Ball

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Westend Bistro with Kate Michael

What an amazing night! I started the night with a glass of Pinot Noir at Westend Bistro with friends, Kate Michael of K Street Kate and Michael Woestehoff of The Washington Lobbyist. Once other friends arrived, we moved to the Ritz-Carlton ballroom for the Mad Hatter’s Ball. The […]

Miss A’s Beauty Advice: Thermage

With Aesthetician, Pattie Lynn Pumphrey at The Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery and SKIN IS IN by Dr. Tina Alster's flagship location on K Street.

As my readers know, and as I told Vogue.tv, I am a bit obsessed with my skin. We can pretend that it isn’t the case, but along with wealth and power, youth and beauty have a long history as currencies in our society. As the OWN documentary, “Miss Representation” points out, even if a […]

La Grande Fête At The National Museum Of Women In The Arts

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This year, the National Museum of Women in the Arts is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Legacy of Women in the Arts Endowment chaired by Mr. and Mrs. Climis Lascaris. To date, the endowment has raised $45 million of the $50 million goal to secure the museum’s future. Please join the Aesthetes Host […]

The Washington Ballet’s Jete Society Presents The Mad Hatter’s Dance Party At The Ritz-Carlton

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Take a trip down the rabbit hole to The Mad Hatter’s Dance Party, the 11th Annual Jete Society Dance Party. In my opinion, the annual dance party hosted by Winston Bao Lord and Ashley Taylor is currently THE most popular young professionals events in Washington, D.C. It is not to be missed. This is […]

Courage For Kids Hosts Cold Weather, Warm Hearts Fundraiser At Sofitel To Provide Local At-Risk Children With School Supplies And Books

Children at Bright Beginnings excited to have their GIVE BACK-pack to start Kindergarten.

Courage for Kids will host Cold Weather, Warm Hearts, a fundraising happy hour to benefit their GIVE BACK-pack initiative on Thursday, January 19th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Paris Ballroom of the Sofitel Hotel in Washington, D.C. The happy hour will feature international sensation and local favorite, DJ Neekola and a […]

Queen Bee Designs Holiday Trunk Show and Sale

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Join local entrepreneur, Allison Brooks for The Queen Bee Designs Holiday Trunk Show & Sale – A Merry Little Pop-Up Shop!!

It’s time for Queen Bee’s Holiday Trunk Show & Sale – their own version of a Merry Little Pop Up Shop. This is your last chance to buzz by the Queen Bee’s Hive […]

Courage for Kids and My Bougie Baby Treat Homeless Women and Children at UCAP’s Shepherd’s Cove To Holiday Party and Portraits

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This Monday evening, Wendy Pittman, Founder of My Bougie Baby and I treated homeless women and children at United Communities Against Poverty’s Shepherd’s Cove homeless shelter to a makeover in preparation family portraits taken by Phelan Marc of Phelan Marc House of Photography. This was part of the work that Courage for Kids, my […]

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