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.

Why You Should Use ShopTobaccoFree.org To Support Tobacco-Free Retailers


I wanted to tell our readers about ShopTobaccoFree.org, a new website that launched to help you find out who in your community are Tobacco-Free Retailers, and those who are not. Let me share why this cause is near and dear to me and why it’s so important to shop tobacco-free!

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Child Neurology Foundation’s A Heroes Dinner In Los Angeles To Honor John And Laurian Scott

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Child Neurology Foundation will host its inaugural Los Angeles gala, A Heroes Dinner to honor John And Laurian Scott for trailblazing the path of discovery to rare disease gene. This young couple being tragically lost their two young children to a very rare neuromuscular disorder called Brown-Vialetto-Van […]

Conjure Good Spirits Happy Hour In Washington, DC To Benefit Courage For Kids

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Danielle Karst, Stephanie Baucus, Andrea Rodgers, Wendy Pittman, Vennessa Ortiz, Sarah MacLellan and Jaicin Lowe invite you to CONJOUR GOOD SPIRITS, a festive happy hour to support early childhood education for at-risk children via the nonprofit, Courage for Kids. The event will feature Halloween-inspired cocktails and door prize. Guests are encouraged to wear […]

Sugar House Day Spa And Salon To Host Hope Event To Benefit National Breast Cancer Foundation

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Sugar House Day Spa and Salon will be hosting an after-hours event benefiting the National Breast Cancer Foundation on October 25, 2014. Guests will enjoy mini services including: nail polish changes, hand massages, organic facials and hair styling. There will also be raffle prizes including gift cards, products and more. Enjoy shopping within […]

Andrea Rodgers On Lafayette 148 NY’s White Shirt Project To Support Charities For Children

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“A white shirt always looks fresh, crisp and clean. It’s seasonless and feels good against the body. No woman should be without one.” Creative Director, Edward Wilkerson

Popular women’s designer brand Lafayette 148 New York has launched an amazing cause marketing campaign this Fall 2014–The White Shirt Project. Three influential brand […]

Andrea Rodgers Helps Raise Awareness For Early Childhood Education With Save The Children’s #FindtheWords Campaign

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As the school year begins, too many children are already falling behind. I am 1 of 30 bloggers helping #FindtheWords with @SavetheChildren to raise awareness of the need for early childhood education for all kids. I am participating in this social media campaign to highlight 30 words in 30 days — to […]

Recap: Imagination Stage Fashion Event At Neiman Marcus In DC Featuring Oscar de la Renta Fall 2014 Evening Gowns

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Model in Oscar de la Renta gown as seen through Neiman Marcus butterflies (Photo Credit: Imagination Stage)

Each year, Imagination Stage holds a Gala and Silent Auction to benefit its theatre and arts education programs throughout the Washington, DC region. On Thursday, June 5, 2014, supporters of Imagination Stage came together at Neiman […]

Born Free Collection To End Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

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Born Free is a private sector-led initiative with the sole objective of ending mother-to-child transmission of HIV by December 31, 2015. The world has experienced more than a 50% decline in new HIV infections in children since 2003, yet more than 700 children are still born with HIV each day. The solution is […]

BEAUTYCOUNTER: Environmentally-Themed Personal Products

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Chemicals are not just in your food – they are also widely used in your favorite personal care products such as lotion, makeup, deodorant, toothpaste, shampoo and conditioner. When Greyson McGrail started reading more and more about the devastating effects of chemicals and toxins, she researched products and learned that only about […]

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