Great times for a great cause.

Public and private funding makes our programs possible. Our signature fundraising events raise more than $300,000 each year. Supporters enjoy a fun atmosphere at each event with the knowledge that they are making an important difference for kids.


Bright Nights

Saturday, July 14, 2018

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Join Dayton's premier summer party! The 2nd annual Bright Nights will feature Dayton's best chefs, in a relaxing setting under the Pavilion at Riverscape Metropark. Enjoy live music, 50/50 raffle, great food, wine and beer with good friends. You won't want to miss it!

A Perfect Match Wine Dinner

Thursday, September 27, 2018

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Enjoy a delicious five course meal paired with fine wines at the Troy Country Club. Bid to win in the silent auction and celebrate that with your help, we will provide 80 Miami County youth with a life changing mentor. For more information email Alison Curcio, Miami County Coordinator at

Over the Edge

Friday, October 5, 2018

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Calling all daredevils! Scale down the Key Bank Tower, take in the breathtaking downtown views and earn bragging rights for accomplishing something only 90 people can do each year. Each rappeller raises $1,100 or more through family, coworkers, colleagues, and friends. Come out and cheer them on as they descend 27 stories!

Executive Bourbon Tasting

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

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The premier bourbon tasting of the year, Joe Head will school you on all things bourbon (and maybe an occasional aged rum). Network with 120 C-Suite Executives, enjoy a silent auction and discover your favorite bourbon, all while raising funds in support of mentoring. Don't wait - this event sells out quickly!