Category: Event Recap

Heart Mini breaks records

15k winner William McManus

Despite a time change, intermittent rain and a possible downtown visit from Donald Trump, the Heart Mini on March 13 drew its largest crowd ever, with a record-breaking 27,300 runners and walkers. Greater Cincinnati’s largest fundraiser for the American Heart Association was presented by Mercy Health.

A’cat’emy Awards a purrr-fect night

Joseph Herr, event chair Linda Averbeck and Jude Hayden

More than 200 guests were treated to games, raffles, live and silent auctions, and dinner at Ohio Alleycat Resource and Spay/Neuter Clinic’s A’cat’emy Awards Extravaganza. Hosted by Local 12’s Paula Toti and chaired by Linda Averbeck, the event raised more…

Make-A-Wish BIG Wish Gala

Honorary Wish Kid Samone Meatchem

Make-A-Wish Ohio Kentucky & Indiana hosted its annual Cincinnati BIG Wish Gala on March 11 at Cincinnati Music Hall. Presented by Western & Southern Financial Group and Capital Investment Group, the event was expected to raise $225,000 to help make…