Anthropologie Hosts Fall Fashion Show to Benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer

2018-10-17T10:51:53+00:00October 8th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Love fall fashion? Love supporting meaningful causes even more? Since the temperatures are finally dropping and it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we have the perfect way to celebrate both passions. Attend Anthropologie’s Fall Fashion Show this Thursday night, October 11 in support of Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Over 25 Anthropologie stores across [...]

Tickets Available for Penn State Philly Liberty Ball, Annual Fundraising Gala to Benefit Childhood Cancer

2018-01-07T20:00:41+00:00January 7th, 2018|

Annual THON Fundraiser Will be Held at The Crystal Tea Room in February Tickets for the Annual Penn State Philly Liberty Ball are currently on sale. The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 24 from 7 p.m.-midnight at The Crystal Tea Room, 100 E. Penn Square. All proceeds benefit Penn State's Dance Marathon (THON) and [...]

 4th Annual Fashion Touchdown Benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence Region

2017-10-30T11:10:47+00:00October 30th, 2017|

  Current and former Philadelphia Eagles players and their significant others will have their hair and makeup done by Jason Matthew Salon and manicures by Lacquer Lounge and will walk the runway in a fashion show. The Eagles will don custom-made suits from Robbini Bespoke with their significant others donning fashions by Nicole Miller Philadelphia. Tickets [...]

Walk Like MADD Brings Community Together to at the Philadelphia Zoo

2017-09-08T10:33:37+00:00September 8th, 2017|

The Pennsylvania Affiliate of Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) will host its signature Walk Like MADD® non-competitive 5K fundraising walk in Philadelphia on September 17, 2017. Registration in the Balloon Plaza at the Philadelphia Zoo will be open by 8:00am with our opening ceremony and walk at 9:00 AM. The event and will raise funds and rally support for MADD’s Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving®. Walk like [...]

“Ploome in the Park” to Support Houston Residents!

2017-09-05T17:54:05+00:00September 5th, 2017|

  On Saturday, September 8th and Sunday 9th, Ploome in the Park will offer group Pilates Reformer classes in their new home, Washington Square Park, to raise money for the residents of Houston as they rebuild their homes and city. All "Ploome in the Park" classes that weekend will be charged at our class single reservation [...]

‘Greatest Gift’: Newly-Crowned Miss Philadelphia Advocates for Premature Birth Awareness

2017-03-11T17:16:59+00:00March 11th, 2017|

 The newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia, Nia Andrews, at The Logan after her victory on Feb. 25.   When Nia Andrews was nine, her sister, Bria, was born three months early. The baby had a 40 percent chance of survival, but beat the odds. "She was a miracle. She was so strong," said Andrews, the newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia. Bria [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 27-29

2017-01-25T16:30:42+00:00January 25th, 2017|

It looks like the sun might join us this weekend so why not celebrate by heading out for some fun!? It's the Chinese New Year, the Auto Show is in town and you can still enjoy restaurant week on Sunday! Philadelphia Auto Show January 28-February 5 - Pennsylvania Convention Center The Philly Auto Show rolls [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 2-4

2016-11-30T11:15:15+00:00November 30th, 2016|

This first weekend of December brings us lots of holiday cheer!  Not only is First Friday this weekend but there are events for all members of the family to start of this month of holiday fun! Art After 5 - Ugly Sweater Party December 2nd 5:30pm-8:45pm - Philadelphia Museum of Art Every Friday night after [...]

For the Glory of Old State: This Weekend’s Penn State 5k Supports Local College Students

2016-10-26T08:46:18+00:00October 25th, 2016|

Bianca Portillo-Maldonado of northeast Philadelphia is a Penn State Philadelphia Chapter scholarship winner. Bianca Portillo-Maldonado, the daughter of Guatemalan immigrants, was born and raised in northeast Philadelphia. She is a junior at Penn State University, studying broadcast journalism and digital media. She is a scholarship recipient of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association. This [...]

Ms. Veteran America Contest Recap: ‘An Experience of a Lifetime’

2016-10-25T12:25:37+00:00October 25th, 2016|

Erica Webster (Walsh) of Philadelphia may not have won this year's Ms. Veteran America crown, but she had the experience of a lifetime. Webster, an Army veteran and former Guantanamo Bay guard, was one of 25 finalists who competed in Washington on October 9. Webster raised $13,411 for Final Salute Inc., a Virginia-based nonprofit that [...]