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March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month – Scope It Out 5K 2016 : Team Pamela’s Punch Will Walk for The Michelle and Avi Benaim Family

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month – Scope It Out 5K 2016 : Team Pamela’s Punch Will Walk for The Michelle and Avi Benaim Family

Opportunities abound for you to get involved by way of time, treasure and talent during March which if the official month of Colon Cancer Awareness. Since March 2000, the nationally recognized day has grown to be a rallying point for the colon cancer community, when thousands of patients, survivors, caregivers and advocates throughout the country […]

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Scope It Out 5K Run/Walk Returns to the Nation’s Capital for the 11th Year on Sunday March 20th

Scope It Out 5K Run/Walk Returns to the Nation’s Capital for the 11th Year on Sunday March 20th

It’s that time of year, when I start my early and often asks for donations, small or big, medium or big, small or small, big or big, to go toward the Pamela’s Punch Team which is raising money for this year, the 11th annual Scope It Out DC 5K Run/Walk. The event will take place again […]

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New Year’s Feature Part 1

New Year’s Feature Part 1

In this roundup, we asked some of our beloved buddies from around town a few questions about their New Year’s plans as well as some thoughts on 2016. Here’s what they had to say:   ***And just like that, 2016 is HERE! How are you/significant other/your friends/family/pets ringing in the new year?***  Candace Ourisman, Fashion & […]

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Holiday Feature Part 1

Holiday Feature Part 1

Merry Christmas & Season’s Greetings everyone! This week and next, we at the Punch will share a few of our favorite friends’ holiday festive (or quiet) plans, proud accomplishments from 2015, and hopes and missions for the new year. Enjoy! Lauryn Ricketts, Broadcast Meteorologist, NBC4 Washington/WTOP Where are you spending the holidays? The big two city tour […]

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Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Raises $460K at Blue Hope Bash…And Continues Fundraising with the Annual Mark Hulkower Fund Tailgate Event at NFL Players Association

Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Raises $460K at Blue Hope Bash…And Continues Fundraising with the Annual Mark Hulkower Fund Tailgate Event at NFL Players Association

They just won’t quit, this scrappy, tough as nails, tireless non-profit Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation. At the 5th annual Blue Hope Bash which was held on Thursday, October 15th, not only was the Four Seasons, Washington, D.C. ballroom filled to the rim with 400 guests, but they raised $460,000 for their Research & Cure mission. […]

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The Bespoke Club: Punch Profile: Activist and Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Executive Director & Founder Michael Sapienza

The Bespoke Club: Punch Profile: Activist and Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Executive Director & Founder Michael Sapienza

People who own the most casual personal styles can look the sharpest when dressed up. Michael Sapienza, who left a life of donning tuxes on a stage as he traveled the globe playing the trumpet for New World Symphony, was suddenly thrust into a chaotic universe in 2009. His mother Christine was dying from colon […]

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From the Founder: #LoveYourButtC4L #ScopeItOut5K DC Mission Accomplished

From the Founder: #LoveYourButtC4L #ScopeItOut5K DC Mission Accomplished

We are still in recovery mode from Sunday’s major success with the 10th annual Scope It Out 5K in DC, however, there is no rest for the weary! This was one of the largest attended during the time Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation took over the race in 2011. We raised around $275,000 and had close […]

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New Year’s Feature Part 2

New Year’s Feature Part 2

A considerate glance back. A targeted focus forward. We continue our New Year’s Feature spotlighting friends and supporters from around the Washington Metropolitan area. We sure are learning a lot about these folks… enjoy! Michael Sapienza, Executive Director, Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation  What are you most excited about for 2015?  Hopefully finding a great new […]

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#LA : Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Hosts Blue Royale Casino Night in Hollywood

#LA : Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation Hosts Blue Royale Casino Night in Hollywood

It may have been the BET Awards weekend, but for a group of around 150 or so folks, Saturday evening the Dolby Theater was just a visual landmark across from Ohm Nightclub where Blue Royale Casino Night was about to take place. This event marked the 3rd annual LA fundraiser for the Capital region based Chris4Life […]

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An Intimate Gathering with Friends of The Ruesch Center

An Intimate Gathering with Friends of The Ruesch Center

Cancer sucks. Stupid cancer. Screw you cancer. I don’t know a single person on earth who hasn’t been affected by cancer in some way. Within my own family, I’ve lost someone to pancreatic cancer.  Here’s the thing that sucks even more about cancer. You cannot prevent it. You think you can, I mean, we can […]

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Richard Sandoval’s Toro Toro Tantalizes

Richard Sandoval’s Toro Toro Tantalizes

Warning: Do not attempt to step foot into Richard Sandoval’s Toro Toro which just opened its doors at 1300 Eye Street, NW, if you are in the least bit NOT hungry. In fact, don’t even think about it. Save yourself the trip and plan to embrace the gluttony when you, like I did Tuesday, have […]

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Waking Up the Right Side of Our Brains at ArtJamz 2014

Waking Up the Right Side of Our Brains at ArtJamz 2014

We all started with a blank canvas of varied sizes, but by the end of the evening, colors and creativity were flying off the walls (and onto the walls…oh, and onto clothing as well). ArtJamz was kind enough to host our #PunchArtyParty last Friday night. Attendees came in from the freezing to get warm and […]

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