Wednesday, May 1, 2019

7:00 – 10:00pm

Join Bridges to Independence for an evening out and help our community’s most vulnerable families lift themselves out of poverty and into self-sufficiency. This eventful night will include fun music, tasty appetizers, and an exciting auction – all to benefit our work serving families experiencing homelessness.

Check out our auction items here!
Event Details:

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
7:00 – 10:00pm
Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N Union Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

  • Dress Code: Cocktail or Business Casual
  • Parking: $5 parking garage is located across the street at 220 N. Union Street

Advanced ticket sales have been suspended. Tickets may still be purchased at the door at their standard price.

Standard Price Tickets: $95 each or $180/pair 


Sign up now to sponsor the Black & Gold Bash and bring visibility to your company or organization while helping those in need.


Want to lend a hand? Volunteers are needed to help with set up/decorations, registration, silent auction, check out, and breakdown.

*Please note that all volunteers are welcome to enjoy the event for free once their volunteer time slot is complete.


View photo album from last year’s Black & Gold event.

Our Sponsors:

  • Blue Alchemy Consulting, LLC

  • Clarendon Animal Care

  • The College Funding Coach

  • The Common Application

  • Deloitte

  • Enterprise Knowledge

  • Washington Workplace

  • Arlington Magazine
  • Arlington Strategy 
  • Association Excellence, LLC
  • Beach Geeks
  • City Smart Living Team of KW Metro Center
  • Core Skills, LLC
  • Consumer Technology Association
  • Harper-Dunn Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

  • Virginia Geoffrey and John Andelin

  • Searle Business Solutions, LLC
  • TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Turner Construction Company
  • Veritas Culture
  • Wray and Roma Sexson
  • 3D Facilities

  • Arlington Law Group

  • Dan Blaine – Skewes & Associates Insurance

  • Grace Community Church

  • Independent Clinical Solutions

  • Mark Riley & Susie O’Brien-Riley

  • Minuteman Press