On Saturday, April 20th from 12pm- 4pm, the Junior League of Washington (JLW) will host its second annual Kitchen Tour, featuring some of the most unique homes in the Columbia Heights neighborhood. The Kitchen Tour is similar to a tour of [...]
The capital’s business community came together Wednesday night to celebrate and support youth entrepreneurship at the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Dare to Dream Gala 2013. The evening featured an exhibition of NFTE high school students’ budding businesses, dinner, and a reception with the 2013 honorees (successful [...]
On April 16, Easter Seals Serving DC | MD | VA will honor legendary broadcast journalist Tom Brokaw, award-winning actor Gary Sinise and Citi for contributions to military, veterans and their families at its annual Advocacy Awards. The dinner event will focus on achievements in veterans employment and recognize individuals, corporations and foundations that [...]
As a nation we have the Academy Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Emmy Awards and DC has the Helen Hayes Awards honoring our local theater community. Monday night was the 29th Helen Hayes Awards held at The Warner Theater, which is located in the original theater district in DC. The awards is led [...]
The Washington Ballet (TWB) announces a new community engagement initiative, Ballet Night Tights, to encourage young DC Metro adults (ages 21 – 35) to make The Washington Ballet performances a part of their social lives. Membership is FREE and members will receive substantially discounted ticket offers and exclusive invitations to TWB social and educational [...]
The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) will host its third annual Great Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show on Thursday, April 11, 2013. The luncheon is co-chaired by Leonard A. Lauder and Elise and Marc Lefkowitz in collaboration with Saks Fifth Avenue.
Elise Lefkowitz describes how the memory of her mother drew her to this [...]