On Saturday, October 18, 2014, the very first The Color Run Night to take place in the United States is coming to Philadelphia. Also known as “the Happiest 5k on the Planet,” The Color Run is staying up late to bring you the ultimate nighttime 5k experience. At more than 1,000,000+ Color Runners strong, [...]
On Friday, October 24, 2014, The Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery will be holding their 10th Annual fundraising gala, the Gravediggers’ Ball, at the Crystal Tea Room in the historic Wanamaker Building in Center City Philadelphia.
Over the past decade, the Gravediggers’ Ball has raised nearly half a million dollars towards the [...]
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This Thursday, August 14, 2014, The Night Market returns to Philadelphia, and this time it’s bringing over 75 food trucks to University City.
The food festival is one way The Food Trust raises funds to work towards their mission to “ensure that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food and [...]
The Fifth Annual Celebrity Waiter Night will take place on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Ocean Prime. The event is hosted by Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek, benefiting his Take Flight Foundation. Party goers will be served by their favorite Philadelphia Eagles star. Guests will enjoy a three course meal, cocktails, and [...]
The Fifth Year Anniversary of The Hamels Foundation‘s Denim and Diamond event will take place on Thursday, August 21, 2014, at Vie Restaurant. Guests will mix and mingle with their favorite celebrities, while decked out in their best Denim and Bling! Guests also don’t want to miss a special performance by Lady Antebellum.
Just a portion of the long line of eager attendees (Photo credit: Desiree Riley)
On Friday, July 11 The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation partnered with Feed the Children and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. to host the “GET READY FEST” at Deliverance Evangelistic Church. Together, they established this community outreach event to support families [...]
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Women Veterans Rock is coming to Chestnut Hill College this weekend for a awesome summer retreat. The Women Veterans Rock Summer Retreat goal for this year is to aid in Building Bold & Bright Futures for Women Veterans. Chairman Deborah Harmon Pugh encourages women veterans, active duty service women, reservists, [...]
On Saturday, June 14, 2014, the The Vendy Awards was back in Philadelphia by popular demand at Penn Treaty Park. Commonly coined “The Vendy’s,” it is the first competition of it’s kind for street food starting 10 years ago in New York City as a fund-raiser for street vendors. The Vendy’s have since spread [...]
On Friday, June 6, 2014, Philadelphia’s most fashionable gathered for the Third Annual One Night Only Cocktail Reception and Fundraiser. This event, held at Thirteen Restaurant in the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott honored Philadelphia’s most fashionable philanthropist, and celebrated the beginning of 17… days of Fashion.
The evening began with a meet and greet [...]
Great crowd for Great Chefs Event 2014 (Photo Credit: Lynne Kranich)
On Tuesday, June 10, supporters of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and Vetri Foundation for Children gathered in the Urban Outfitters Headquarters at the Navy Yard. On tap for the evening was a night filled with culinary samplings from over 50 chefs/beverage vendors, [...]