Summer Solstice Celebration 2018

Summer Solstice Celebration, Presented by Mercy Health

Join us on this year’s Summer Solstice — Thursday, June 21st, 2018 from 6:30-9:30pm— at the historic Bell Event Center for a celebration to raise funds to help us reach our goal this year: furnishing 1,000 homes!

Enjoy an evening including:

  • Appetizers, drinks
  • Bourbon tasting hosted by Stuart Hyde (New Riff Distillery)
  • Salsa dancing (with lessons and demonstrations from local competitive salsa dancers, for those who need a little help learning the steps)
  • Silent auction (including items such as 2 hour helicopter patrol with Hamilton Co. Sheriff, a week’s stay at a Sanibel condo, tickets to arts and sporting events, and more!)
  • Music provided by DJ Mowgli
  • MC’d by Aaron Sharpe



Individual Tickets: $75 (plus processing fees)

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Our Hosts & Hostesses

  • Doreen & Gary Bayliff
  • Crystal Faulkner
  • Vanessa Freytag
  • Kim & Larry Juran
  • Pam Kravetz


  • Kevin Reynolds
  • Aaron Sharpe
  • Larry & Fran Unger
  • Michele & Greg Young

Our Steering Committee

  • Ellen Feld (Chair)
  • Denise Bartick
  • Sheila Cohen
  • Terri Fischer


  • Kim Haaff
  • Vickie Lassandro
  • Edie Rau
  • Pam Sears


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Table Sponsors:

  • e-Merge Real Estate
  • Associates in Women’s Health
  • Ingage Partners
  • ITG Software
  • Jill & Kevin Keefe
  • Kim & Eric Hauff
  • Stock Yard Bank
  • True Point Wealth Counsel
  • The Urology Group
  • Vickie & Victor Lassandro

With additional support from:

Mellott & Mellot, Key Bank (Hyde Park) and The Gorilla Glue Company