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Rape Treatment Center Brunch Honoring Norman Lear Hosted By Viola Davis

On October 14, Academy Award nominated actress Viola Davis hosted The Rape Foundation‘s annual luncheon at Green Acres, the home of businessman Ron Burkle in Beverly Hills, CA. Annually, the event is the largest fundraiser of the year in support of the Rape Treatment Center. Located at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and founded in 1974, the […]

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Block Party of the Year: The 9th Annual John Varvatos Stuart House Benefit

When an an entire block in Beverly Hills is closed off for an entire day, something’s going on and it’s probably where you want to be. On Sunday March 11, that block was at Robertson and Beverly for the 9th annual John Varvatos Stuart House benefit. The star studded event was led by co-chairs Judd […]

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The Rape Foundation’s Annual Brunch Hosted by “Mad Men” Cast in Beverly Hills

On September the 25th I attended The Rape Foundation Annual Brunch in Beverly Hills. The event took place at billionaire Ronald Burkle’s mansion. As I valeted my 2000 Saturn Sedan behind a Mercedes and a BMW, and stepped up to the gates in my $30 dress I bought at Pacific Sunwear, I felt a little […]

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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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