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Gala & Ball Season is in Full Swing… See our picks!

So… how are those New Year’s resolutions coming along? Specifically the one about losing a couple of “el be’s” or going to the gym at least 3 times per week? Well, ladies, gents, and those in-between, do I have a secret for you! Get Out, Give Back! It will change your life. Here’s how it works. Don’t put away that little holiday black dress (or tux) that fit oh, so superbly during the holiday season. Keep it out to wear to the next charity shin dig! And voilà! There’s your incentive to hit the gym so that you can keep looking fit and trim. Lucky for you, Charity Gala and Ball Season is in full swing in Hampton Roads! Whether your heart is with children’s causes, helping people with special needs, or raising money to find cures for diseases that kill, for those of us who like to get out to give ...
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It’s going to be a Happy New Year!

Hampton Roads Social (HRS) is on the rise, and 2012 is gonna be BIG! Since our launch in late September, our base of readers on our website, our Facebook page http://facebook.com/hamptonroadssocial, and on Twitter http://twitter.com/hroadssocial continues to grow. Tag along with us in 2012 as we cover the hottest charity events of Hampton Roads. More photos, more video, more profiles of those who GET OUT, GIVE BACK to make Hampton Roads a better place to live. Hampton Roads Cares and we want to show how! Check out our video spotlighting some of the many wonderful organizations making a difference because of your involvement. http://animoto.com/play/KO1d10BmxJ4U9z7tdo8JfA Wishing you a Happy, Healthy, and Prosperous New Year!
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Annual Noblemen Holiday Event – Tis the Reason for the Season

Annual Noblemen Holiday Event – Tis the Reason for the Season The Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach was the place to be Friday night for Hampton Roads party-goers gearing up for the Holiday season, and Hampton Roads Social was there! Against the breathtaking backdrop of sharks (yikes!), fish, and other animals, the more than 400 guests of The Noblemen and the Roundtable of Business Leaders “Reason for the Season” Christmas Party were fêted with all you could eat sushi, creative hors d’oeuvres, an open bar and dancing – all for a good cause. Proceeds from the event (the best $50 you ever spent!) will benefit the Noblemen Toy Drive for local children, and will help support the Roundtable of Business Leaders scholarship fund. The organizers’ goal was to raise $50,000 ...
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It’s Oktoberfest with Hampton Roads Pride!

It’s Oktoberfest with Hampton Roads Pride! Click Below to view VIDEO! Hampton Roads Pride Oktoberfest. Last night’s Oktoberfest hosted by Hampton Roads Pride at the Jewish Mother Backstage in downtown Norfolk was nothing short of wunderbar. Oktoberfest was the first of what the non-profit hopes to be monthly get-togethers to raise funds for their inaugural open Community Thanksgiving Dinner – a sit-down meal provided to LGBT individuals who might otherwise spend Thanksgiving alone because they do not have a healthy and supportive family environment, and LGBT college students who can’t afford to go home for the holiday. The monthly events will also help raise money for the Hampton Roads Pride LGBT Festival, Out in the Park. Last year, Out in the Park drew over 17,000 people and it was the first LGBT event of its size in the city of Norfolk! Hampton Roads Pride hopes to raise over $60,000 before ...
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