With an audience of nearly 650 guests, the popular event is CAA’s largest annual fundraiser, and raised more than $90,000 for the Overture Awards high school arts scholarship competition.
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation awarded a $50,000 Cultural Vibrancy Grant to Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park to help fund its Diverse Voices program, bringing residents together around arts experiences.
Nine students received new laptops as part of the University of Cincinnati Medical Mentor Program, or Med Mentors. The laptops were made possible by a gift from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
First Step Home’s Rose Award Gala will support its Maternal Addiction Program and honor the late Terry Schoenling by naming its new building in her memory. The organization aims to help women break the cycle of addiction and abuse so they can become self-sufficient and provide a safe, nurturing environment for their children.
Zoo La La is Cincinnati Zoo’s wildest summer party for a purpose. Set in the zoo’s newest exhibit, “Africa,” this adults night out will include zoo-nique cocktails, a raffle full of special zoo experiences, the opportunity to mingle with animal ambassadors and the chance see your favorite animals up close, including a special Cheetah Encounter experience.