Posts Tagged ‘benefit’

Mamie’s Mile raises $10,000 for Children’s

Friends, family and Washington media stepped out for Mamie’s Mile and helped raise $10,000 for charity!  The 1 mile charity walk is hosted by former CNN reporter and loving mother Elizabeth Manresa and husband Teddy Eynon. The couple lost one of two twins, Mamie Grace (4 months old) due to complications from heart surgery and started the walk to benefit Children’s National Medical Center. More at wusa9

DONATE: The National Children’s Hospital

 

Rebecca Cooper, Elizabeth Manresa and Suzanne Kennedy

Baby Adora and Daddy

White House Pet Correspondents Night

Sassy pet expert Wendy Diamond from Animal Fair magazine once again hosted her annual White House Pet Correspondents benefit. Held at Art & Soul on Capitol Hill the evening was dedicated to Pets 2 Vets or P2V– and organization that connects returning veterans with pets to help with daily task and morale. Our gals Sophie & Katherine from TLC show DC Cupcakes were there as well as John McLaughlin. We also so Bo Obama— well kind of!

Sophie, Wendy & Katherine

The Bo Imposter

Former Miss DC Jen Corey and friends

Aidah's Runway Show for Girl's Inc.

DC’s reality celebrity Paul Wharton is hosting Aidah Collection’s 3rd Annual Runway Show on Saturday May 7th in support of Girls Inc. of the Washington, D.C. area.

Check out Facebook for more details

Drive Dulles Greenway for Charity Today

All tolls made on the Dulles Greenway go to charity today May 20th. Last year, 64,000 cars paid into the fundraiser.  The Dulles Greenway hopes to collect $235,000, which would bring the total proceeds to $1 million during the past five years.

One hundred percent of the proceeds will benefit five Loudoun charities: Every Citizen Has Opportunities, Fresh Air/Full Care, March of Dimes, Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter, Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy and the Dulles Greenway

Newsbabes Bash Blows Up, More than 500 Attend

16 Washington newswomen from different backgrounds, different stations stand together for one night to make an IMPACT!

[Sitting: Laura Evans, Andrea Roane, Sandra Endo, Cynne’ Simpson, Brianna Keilar 2nd Row: Hillary Howard, Anita Brikman, Shawn Yancy, Lesli Foster, Pamela Brown, Lindsay Czarniak, Eun Yang, Sue Palka, Angie Goff, Alison Starling Not Pictured: Rebecca Cooper]

None of us expected the turnout we got. More than 500 people courteously crowded into the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown for the 2nd Annual Newsbabes Bash for Breast Cancer. We squeezed Ambassador Nancy Brinker and DC First Lady Michelle Fenty into Degrees for their shared remarks. We were blessed to have them along with the so many men, women and media in pink who pitched in for this year’s Race for the Cure

Watch coverage of the pink packed night on WUSA9 TV Below:

WE ARE LOOKING FOR RAFFLE TICKET WINNERS FOR:
183010: Sylene of Washington Gift Certificate
183227:Sylene of Washington Gift Bag
183060: Georgetown Skin – Dr. Howard Brooks – 3 months of Latisse
183005: Georgetown Skin – Dr. Howard Brooks – Botox and Juvederm package
183226: Dinner for Two at West End Bistro

We raised thousands. Stay tuned for the final tally and more media coverage! Special thanks to MIX 107.3’s Tommy McFly who broadcasted live and worked overtime to get us this video early on!

Oh Snap! Buzz Aldrin, Correspondents, Paws are 'In A Dog's World'

Red, White and Woof Woof! The pups attending the White House Pet Correspondents Benefit for the Washington Animal Rescue League pledged allegiance to pure cuteness all night. We celebrated Wendy and Lucky Diamond’s new book “In a Dog’s World” which is a must have for any pet owner!

[Photo Credit: Vithaya Photography]

Wendy & Lucky Diamond, Mr. & Mrs. Buzz Aldrin

Angie Goff, Aesthetic Dental Spa’s Alex with Kingston and Jackie

Andrea Roane with Kiwi, Surae Chinn with Melvin and Mike with Lowey

Craig’s List founder Craig Newmark with celebrity dog Eli

McLaughlin Group’s Briana Pashcow with Chloe

Charlie Martel & Shantih

Wendy Diamond’s new book ‘It’s A Dog’s World”

Video: White House Pet Correspondents Benefit

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)– Oh My GOFF! Angie Goff reports Buzz Aldrin and the paws came out for the White House Pet Correspondents Benefit hosted by Wendy and Lucky Diamond.  See full story on WUSA9
Related: WARL takes dogs from Kuwait after fire destroys shelter
New Book: It’s A Dog’s World

White House Pet Correspondents Benefit

My gal pal Wendy and Lucky Diamond of Animal Fair Magazine and CBS’ ‘Best in Show’ fame is coming down from NYC to host the official White  House Pet Correspondents Benefit for the Washington Animal Rescue League. Please join myself along with other party’s hosts and their pets including DWTS and astronaut Buzz Aldrin and wife, John McLaughlin, Tucker Carlson and more.

The party celebrates the release of Wendy and Lucky’s book, “It’s a Dog’s World”, a culmination of a decade of her experience in the pet business and promoting HOPE that one day there will be no more homeless animals.

Tickets—$50. Proceeds benefit Washington Animal League. For Tickets please log onto www.animalfair.com  or call (212) 629-0392 x204

Date: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010
Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Location: Helix Hotel – A Kimpton Hotel
1430 Rhode Island Avenue
Washington, DC

OMG 1/25/10: Fashion Takes Flight, Wale for Haiti

OMG on WUSA9 on January 25, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)–OH MY GOFF! Watch Angie Goff’s report on the 2nd Annual Fashion Takes Flight fashion show held at the Long View Gallery. At Howard University, students host “Hands for Haiti”  a benefit concert headlined by rapper Wale. Avatar wins at the movies again. 

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