Post Tagged with: "Charity"

Geek 2 Chic hits the San Francisco Runway

Tomorrow marks the return of Geek 2 Chic, a national charity fashion show series produced by Mark Drapeau of Microsoft in partnership with Bloomingdale’s. The events, which feature “geeks” as fashion models, benefit the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship  (NFTE). Limited tickets are still available for tomorrow’s big event in San Francisco. Executive Producer: Mark Drapeau, […]

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“Fall Into Luxury” and seasonal picks in Beverly Hills

“Beverly Hills” brings all sorts of images to mind for both locals and visitors. It may be one of the world’s most sought-after locales, but it’s also one of the more centrally located places to meet or visit in greater Los Angeles where you make your plans based on traffic and convenience, rather than the […]

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Meet Tony Hawk and Candace Nelson in La Jolla

Tony Hawk – aka “The Birdman” skateboarder extraordinnaire – and Sprinkles founder Candace Nelson of “Cupcake Wars” will meet fans at Sprinkles La Jolla this Friday September 21, to kickoff the sale of cupcakes benefiting the Tony Hawk Foundation! Support this sweet cause by purchasing a Tony Hawk Cinnamon Sugar at any Sprinkles Cupcakes location from September […]

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Geek 2 Chic: LA “Geeks” Invade The Fashion Runway For Great Cause

From the fire engine red Marc Jacobs pants, to the signature “tech cred” Hugo Boss hoodie, Geek 2 Chic LA was an unforgettable evening of fashion, fun and charity. Over 150 guests turned out for the Microsoft-sponsored event, which took place at Bloomingdale’s in Santa Monica, on the same evening President Obama rubbed elbows with […]

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Adopting Dogs in West Hollywood with Ace of Hearts

If there is one thing about me that is blatantly obvious, it would be that I love animals, especially dogs. I work as a pet sitter and dog walker and am also a live-in doggy nanny to two very sweet dachshunds. I am surrounded by animals 24/7. About two months ago, I was looking into […]

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A Block Party on Wisteria Lane to Benefit Cystic Fibrosis

With close to a thousand people populating Wisteria Lane on the back lot of Universal Studios last Saturday night, actress Teri Hatcher exclaimed, ““I’ve never seen Wisteria Lane look so good!” Hatcher, who plays “Susan Mayer” on ABC’s hit show “Desperate Housewives,” was one of the many cast members, celebrities, and fans of the show […]

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Star Power Packs the John Varvatos 8th Annual Stuart House Benefit

What began eight years ago as a small charity event in designer John Varvatos’ West Hollywood boutique has now become an event so well attended and funded that the entire city block at Melrose Avenue and Robertson is shut down for a street party of more than 1,500 supporters, partygoers, and of course, celebrities. This […]

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100 Women Making a Difference

Judy Ranan & Dr. A. Purush Rao On Thursday January 27, 100 fabulous women (and a few lucky men!) gathered at the Santa Monica home of philanthropist Mary Gwynn to kick off the event-packed 2011 fundraising calendar for the Los Angeles chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The intimate gathering was hosted by Gwynn and […]

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