Category: Children & Youth

OVV raises funds at its Superhero Gala

Susie Stierer and Jennifer Marshall

Ohio Valley Voices honored Susie Stierer as it celebrated its 10th Annual Superhero Gala at the Manor House. Gala proceeds will further the organization’s mission to help children with hearing loss communicate through the use of hearing aids and cochlear implants.

Swoneky gets boost

Gretchen Greenawalt, Joyce Koehler, Joddy Perry, Fred Koehler and Danny Greenawalt

The Camp Swoneky Auxiliary hosted its annual Hope for Camp Swoneky fundraiser. More than 100 guests helped raise about $22,000 for the camp, a ministry of the Salvation Army in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

Boy Scouts plan Preparing America’s Patriots event

Artwork from the Eyes of Freedom exhibit

The Boy Scouts of America’s Dan Beard Council Hopewell District (Warren County) will host its second Preparing America’s Patriots fundraising event and silent auction. Participants will be treated to professionally driven guided tours by certified drivers on the Land Rover Challenge Quest track, available only for this event.

Make wishes come true at Make-A-Wish Gala

The heartfelt experience of a local wish kid coupled with independent research from a pediatric specialist will be the focus of the 2018 Make-A-Wish Ohio Kentucky & Indiana BIG Wish Gala. An event fundraising goal of $260,000 has been set to help make wishes come true for at least 45 children battling critical illnesses in Southern Ohio.