2014 So What Else 4th Annual Gala
Sponsored by Rave Reviews and Mamma Lucia

Please join us for an evening of fun, great food, open bar and dancing. Help us to continue providing services and resources for those in need.

There are limited sponsorship opportunities, individual tickets and silent and live auction items for you to donate. Please consider this unique event that you will not want to miss. Click Here To Access The Sponsorship Form...

Click Here To Access The Brochure... For more information, please call or e-mail Bob Schless at 301.980.6181 or rschless@sowhatelse.org. You can purchase tickets or choose a sponsorship under the donate now button.

Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 7:00pm
VisArts, 155 Gibbs Street, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20850


So What Else is a grassroots service organization focusing on the empowerment and development of youth, through out of school time enrichment and community service.

Latest News

2014 Summer Camp


We are pleased to announce the kickoff of our 4th year of summer camp at the Kingman Boys and Girls club located in Washington DC. The two week session starts Monday August 11th and ends Friday August the 22nd. Students … [Read More...]

First Yoga and Wellness Program


Our first Yoga and Wellness program, in Baltimore City, wrapped up last Tuesday, July 29th. This six week series was hosted by the staff of our new SWE Baltimore initiative through the Higher Achievement program at City … [Read More...]

Summer Camp Photo Gallery


So What Else Summer Camp 2014 is underway! We are super excited to provide 8 weeks of cost free summer camp for under-served youth in Silver Spring, PG County and Washington DC. Our team develops day camp style programs … [Read More...]

New PG Community Services Foundation Site

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We are pleased to announce opening of a new Howard County site, where So What Else will be working to extend our free extracurricular enrichment services! The PG Community Services Foundation has just opened a new site … [Read More...]

Upcoming Events

  • Bike to the Beach New England
    Date: August 29, 2014
    Time: 4:00 am --- 6:00 pm
    Location: Boston College HS (150 William T Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA) to Tickets Bar & Grill (15 Aquidneck Avenue Middletown, RI 02842)

    SWE will provide support recruiting volunteers for stations along the route.

  • Bike Collection for Bikes for the World at REI Rockville
    Date: September 13, 2014
    Time: 12:00 pm --- 4:00 pm
    Location: REI Rockville, 1701 Rockville Pike, A-7, Rockville, MD 20852

    So What Else will be hosting a bike collection event for a great organization called Bikes for the World. BFW collects and donates quality used bikes to people and institutions in developing countries all over the world. Please bring your used bike and…

  • Taste Of The Potomac
    Date: September 13, 2014
    Time: 5:00 pm --- 10:00 pm
    Location: Details TBA, Potomac MD

    Save the date to volunteer for this fun event. Details to be announced.

  • 5th Annual Heat It to Beat It at The Maryland Zoo
    Date: September 14, 2014
    Time: 8:45 am --- 12:00 pm
    Location: The Maryland Zoo, 1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD 21217

    Heat It To Beat It is hosting a 2.2 mile walk that raises funds for the Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore and raises awareness for the rare cancer Peritoneal Carcinamatosis. Volunteers will be posted around the…