Share-A-Glass beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres fundraiser

Posted: Friday, February 8, 2013 by: June Remley | Category: Events

Event: “Share a Glass” beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres fundraiser to benefit Northwest Ohio Community Shares (NOCS), a federation of 26 northwest Ohio-based non-profit organizations.

A highlight of the event will be the presentation of the 3rd annual Dr. Robert Brundage Award to Sue E. Carter, of Toledo, to honor her 20-year career dedicated to serving people living with AIDS, HIV and cancer in northwest Ohio.

Date/Time: Saturday, February 23, 7 p.m.

Location: UAW Local 14, 5411 Jackman Road, Toledo (2nd floor)

Tickets: $20 per ticket/$35 per couple. Call 419-243-6637 for tickets or go to

Background: Through an annual workplace giving campaign, Community Shares provides promotes awareness and provides funding for 26 local non-profit organizations which address pressing needs in northwest Ohio: health and human services, education, the arts, the environment, animal welfare, social justice and peace.

Northwest Ohio Community Shares member agencies:
ACLU Foundation of Ohio
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE)
Beach House Family Shelter
Campaign for Migrant Worker Justice
Children’s Theatre Workshop
Collingwood Arts Center
Equality Toledo
Family & Friends of NODC
Hannah’s Socks
League of Women Voters (Toledo-Lucas County Chapter)
Make-a-Wish Foundation
MLK Kitchen for the Poor
Masterworks Chorale
Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet
Mountain Mentors
Nature’s Nursery
Old West End Association
Partners for Clean Streams
Perrysburg Symphony Chorale
Sylvania Area Family Services
Toledo Area Jobs with Justice
Toledo Area Ministries
Toledo Repertoire Theatre
Wood County Humane Society

Press Release Contact Name: June Remley
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Press Release Contact Phone: 419-243-6637
Organization Name: Northwest Ohio Community Shares
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Organization Address: 2413 Collingwood Blvd., Suite 105, Toledo, OH, 43620