D.C. nonprofit networking opportunities: December

Social-ites! This is a guest post by Jan Tyler, CEO of Blacktie-DC, a partner of Small Act’s.

Phillips After 5
Dec. 1, 5-8:30 p.m.
The Phillips Collection
1600 21st Street, NW
Washington, D.C.
Phillips after 5 is a lively mix of art and entertainment, with food and cash bar. Due to the event’s popularity, advance reservations during special exhibitions are encouraged to ensure admission. Members always admitted.

Capitol Movement Champagne Brunch
Dec. 3, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Hudson Restaurant and Lounge
2030 M St, NW
Washington, D.C.
It is time to elevate the quality and integrity of dance training and opportunities in the District of Columbia by producing an annual dance concert titled “The Capitol Movement Project” (CMP). Support this dream to create an outlet for the D.C. dance community to train with and perform as elite dancers while providing outreach to disadvantaged D.C. youth. Join us for Saturday brunch, bottomless mimosas, music, and special guest appearances.

Dress to Empress
Dec. 3, 8 p.m. - midnight
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Washington, D.C.
Experience the drama and legacy of Chinese fashion at Dress to Empress, a sumptuous evening hosted by the Silk Road Society. Enjoy open bars, complimentary Chinese cuisine, hypnotic music, and the chance to mingle with Washington’s sophisticated young art lovers. Don your Chinese best—whether Ming, Qing, Jason Wu, or Vivienne Tam—and dance the night away with art and fashion at your side.

The ONE Party
Dec. 7, 5:30-10 p.m.
Josephine's Lounge
1008 Vermont Ave. NW
Washington, D.C.
This year, the ONE Holiday Party co-hosts are partnering with Kidsave!

Jan Tyler is the CEO of Blacktie-DC, a web based aggregator of nonprofit events. With their live, interactive calendar and ticketing for convenience fees only (no commission), Blacktie-DC helps nonprofits raise more money and lower costs. Learn more at Blacktie-DC.