The 14th annual Rudolph H. Garfield Circle of Caring is Sat., Nov. 1, at the Bertram Inn Hotel & Conference Center. Proceeds from the 2014 Circle of Caring benefit the children and adults with developmental disabilities Hattie Larlham serves.
Cleveland Indians Sr. Vice President, Public Affairs and Cleveland Indians Charities President
2014 commemorates Bob DiBiasio’s 35th season with the Cleveland Indians and his 36th with Major League Baseball. DiBiasio is president of Cleveland Indians Charities. DiBiasio hosts the popular “Indians Alumni Roundtable” T.V. show and was co-producer and narrator of “Beating the Odds—The Al Rosen Story.”
Cleveland Indians Charities creates and executes youth educational and recreational opportunities. These programs help young people learn to play baseball and develop necessary life skills and confidence. Since 1989, Cleveland Indians Charities has donated nearly $10 million to youth-oriented agencies and Northeast Ohio organizations.
Read more about 2014 Circle of Caring honorees Bob DiBiasio and Cleveland Indians Charities.
WKYC Chief Meteorologist Betsy Kling hosts the 2014 Circle of Caring. Kling’s Emmy-award-winning weather forecast airs at 6, 7 and 11 p.m. Monday through Friday on WKYC-TV Channel 3 News, on wkyc.com and on Northeast Ohio Clear Channel radio stations, including WTAM 1100. Kling’s work earned Emmy Awards in 2012, 2009 and 2003. In 2010, Cleveland Magazine named her one of Cleveland’s Most Interesting People.
Kling is very active in the community. She gives her time to charities including Hattie Larlham. Kling was recognized as the 2012 Circle of Caring honoree.
Circle of Caring tickets are on sale now. Order your VIP or standard tickets online today. Tables of ten also available online. VIP ticket holders are invited to a private cocktail reception with Circle of Caring honoree Bob DiBiasio before the Circle of Caring. The standard ticket includes pre-event cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, dinner, entertainment and the silent, live and fund-a-need auctions.
Purchase your 2014 Circle of Caring sponsorship online. By sponsoring the Circle of Caring, your company or organization supports Hattie Larlham's mission of comfort, joy and achievement for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Sponsorships packages are available, each with promotional benefits for your company or organization. For an overview of Circle of Caring sponsorship opportunities, download the Circle of Caring sponsorship guide.
Circle of Caring specialty sponsorships assist in the production of the event. If your company or organization manufactures a good or provides a service, a Circle of Caring specialty sponsorship may be ideal. Specialty sponsorships support event features like the Circle of Caring's invitation, program book and decor.
5:30 p.m. VIP Reception
6:15 p.m. Cocktails, Hors d'Oeuvres, Silent Auction and Wine Pull
The Bertram Inn Hotel & Conference Center
600 North Aurora Road
Aurora, OH 44202
T: (330) 995-0200
A special room rate is available at The Bertram Inn & Conference Center for Circle of Caring attendees. Mention Hattie Larlham when making your reservation. This rate is available for a limited time.