The Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the ALS Association and friends and family of David Birkmire hosted Dave-a-Palooza on June 25 at the Conshohocken Community Center. The ALS Association's greater Philadelphia chapter was established 34 years ago to meet
Cool Cars for Kids Inc. hosted a concours d'elegance on June 23 at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Philadelphia. Cool Cars for Kids is a Philadelphia organization that brings together classic car enthusiasts and families of children with birth
On June 17, the Eastern Pennsylvania chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society announced its 2017 man and woman of the year at its grand finale at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. The grand finale marked the conclusion of a fund-raising drive that began A
The Home of the Sparrow hosted its annual Jazz on the Main Line fund-raiser on June 17 at the Phelps School in Malvern. Home of the Sparrow works to prevent and end homelessness for women and children in Chester County. It provides access to housing, education, and supportive services, striving to empower...
The Gesu School celebrated its 2017 graduation on June 7. The Gesu School is Philadelphia's first independent Catholic elementary school, serving 450 mostly non-Catholic children in grades pre-K through eight. Its goal has been to provide a quality educat
Friends of Rittenhouse Square hosted its annual black-tie gala on June 15. Formed in 1976, the Friends of Rittenhouse Square works to preserve and protect Rittenhouse Square. At the black-tie gala, more than 500 guests enjoyed dinner and live music. Proceeds of $250,000 will be used to maintain the...
Mended Little Hearts Philadelphia hosted Taste the Heart of Philly on June 9 at the Merion Tribute House in Merion Station. Since 1951, Mended Little Hearts has provided hope and support to children, families, and caregivers impacted by congenital heart d
The Young Friends of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health hosted Chapeaux for Devereux on June 2 at the Devon Club at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair. Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health serves some 3,500 children and adults in the areas of autism, i
MANNA officially opened its new home at 420 N. 20th St. in Philadelphia on May 18 with a ribbon-cutting and cocktail reception. MANNA prepares and delivers nourishing meals, helping people battle illness and improve their quality of life. It also provides
La Salle Academy Advocates hosted a forum and luncheon on May 11 at the Overbrook Golf Club in Villanova. La Salle Academy is an independent Catholic school for financially challenged students in grades three through eight. At the event, more than 60 wome
The Young Leaders Committee of Project HOME hosted its annual Bring Philly HOME fund-raiser on May 31 at the Masonic Temple in Philadelphia. Since 1989, Project HOME has helped thousands of people break the cycle of homelessness and poverty by providing c
The Devon Horse Show and Country Fair marked its 121st year this spring, running from May 25 to June 4. The show is the oldest and largest outdoor multibreed horse competition in the United States, and it draws competitors and spectators from around the world. In addition to the many equestrian events...
The Walnut Street Theatre held its annual gala concert, Comedy Tonight, on May 5. The Walnut Street Theatre is the oldest in the United States. More than 750 attendees enjoyed the one-night-only performances by local actors. Guests received a glass of win