upcoming SOHO events and milestones

Announcing SOHO mentor orientations for the 2014/2015 School Year!

All are welcome! Visit for more information and to register for an orientation session today!

May, 2013

Thursday, May 30, 2013
Old Town SOHO graduation

Please join us as we celebrate another successful SOHO year!
Location: The Torpedo Factory | 105 N. Union St. Old Town Alexandria
Time: 5:30 pm
Hope to see you here!

January, 2013

Sunday, January 20, 2013
Inaugural Ball to Raise Funds to Support SOHO-Space of Her Own

Wings of Hope - Empowerment and a Voice for Women from King Street to Kenya

The Servant Forge Humanitarian Inaugural Ball will be held on Sunday, January 20, in National Airport’s Historic Terminal A. After a $6 billion presidential election, the Ball will focus on the needs of those marginalized by abuse, neglect and indifference.  All proceeds from this bipartisan Ball will support gender-based violence prevention and intervention programs from King Street to Kenya, including Alexandria’s Domestic Violence Program and Sexual Assault Center, the Alexandria Mentoring Partnership, the SOHO-Space of Her Own creative mentorship program, and the Gang Prevention, Intervention and Prevention and Education Program.

Event Info
Date: Sunday, January 20, 2013
Time: 7:00pm
Ronald Reagan National Airport in the Historic Terminal A Lobby
1 Aviation Circle
Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Event Website & Ticket Information:

September, 2012

Sunday, September 16, 2012
SOHO Picnic in the Park!

When: Sunday, September 16 from 3:00PM to 7:00PM
Where: Fort Ward Park, 4301 West Braddock Road, Alexandria, Virginia
Who: Past & Present SOHO Mentors and Girls (All Locations)

Join us! Eat healthy food in the park! Enjoy the fun and reconnect! Face Painting, Scavenger Hunt, Water Balloons, Races, Games, Crafts, Tour of the Park, And More! 

To RSVP please send email to Paula at no later than August 31 indicating: 

I will come with my mentee
I will come but my mentee cannot come
I cannot come but my mentee will come if accompanied by another mentor
Please let us know if you are willing to provide transportation and chaperon an additional mentee.


Mentor Name and Contact Information:
Mentee Name(s) and Contact Information:
Program Location:
Program Year:

June, 2012

Thursday, June 07, 2012
Old Town SOHO graduation

All are welcome to attend.
5:30-7:30pm. Location: The Torpedo Factory

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
West End SOHO graduation.

Debut of new SOHO mentor recruitment commercial.
All are welcome.
5:30-7:30pm. Location: Hammond Middle School.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
A Night of Her Own - Happy Hour and Spring Celebration

Free admission, live entertainment, silent auction and raffle prizes
All are welcome! 
Tuesday, June 19, 2012, doors open at 5:00 pm
Location: Light Horse Restaurant.
715 King St. Alexandria, VA 22314

May, 2012

Wednesday, May 02, 2012
ACT-Alexandria Community Trust and SOHO's Spring to Action / Razoo one-day e-fundraising campaign.

Details are forthcoming. Thanks to SOHO’s an anonymous donor and the Mason Hirst Foundation, $1,000 in cash match funding has already been secured! (Update: SOHO’s Spring2Action Campaign raised $5696! - Thank you to everyone who participated!)