Please save the date for April 9th. Tahirih Justice Center’s 17th Annual Gala, “Saving Lives, Celebrating Courage,” will take place at the Washington Hilton with a very special honored guest and host, Meredith Vieira. Vieira is an Emmy award winning journalist and host of “The Meredith Vieira Show,” and a granddaughter of immigrants. The night [...]
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By Punch Correspondent Darryl Keeton Washington D.C. you are on notice. There is a new King of Charity Fundraising in town and his name is Kevin Plank, CEO of Under Armour and Chairman of Fight Night D.C. 2013. Fight Night D.C. is the premier annual fundraising event of Fight for Children, a D.C. charity focused on [...]
By Punch Correspondent Darryl Keeton The Fall season brings with it great sports entertainment, opportunities for business networking at the various conferences, and philanthropic interests with the many fund raisers and galas. It’s rare to find an event where all of these intersect and you get to have a little fun along the way. A [...]
By Punch Pep Correspondent Elizabeth Fischer An enchanted evening it was. One that could easily be envisioned by animated storytellers, a child’s fantasy or dreams, imagination connoisseurs, and even Hollywood. Yet this night was so much more. It was radiance & elegance at its best with veracity and just the right touch of innocence all [...]
I write our final #WHCD post while in a health condition more favorable than during the past two days, which was in basic recovery mode.Â Funny enough, Carol Joynt and I were writing each other last evening, me responding to an email containing a bevy of her recent Washingtonian online articles, asking if she was [...]
By Punch Correspondent Victoria Vaccari At the phrase “Mardi Gras” you are probably imagining drunk tourists in the French Quarter, beads hanging from balconies, and huge colorful floats on parade down St. Charles Avenue.Â But what about “Washington Mardi Gras”?Â Now we have a conundrum, for what does the craziest weekend in New Orleans have [...]