Category: Event Recap

Leading Ladies a hit for Playhouse

Committee members: (front) Digi Schueler, event co-chair Marty Humes and Karlee Hilliard; (back) event co-chair Amelia Crutcher, Patti Myers, Cathy Hogan, program co-chairs Ronna Willis and Linda Greenberg, and Charlin Briggs

The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park Leading Ladies program, which offers women an opportunity to “step into the spotlight” and enjoy behind-the-scenes access with special events, wrapped up its third season with a record membership of 154.

Women’s clubs coach kids in 3D Printers Club

students showcasing their 3D group inventions

United Way’s Women of Tocqueville and Women Investing in the Next Generation led a 3D Printers Club in conjunction with the Greater Cincinnati STEM Collaborative and South Avondale Elementary School.

Fifteen fifth-grade girls participated in the 10-week workshop under the guidance of mentors from members of the two groups.

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…