Tickets are sold out!

Many thanks to our sponsors in 2018! 

Gold Sponsors:  

Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing

​Molina Healthcare

​United Way of Central Ohio

Asplundh Tree Experts

Silver Sponsors:

PNC Bank

OSU The James & OSU Wexner Medical Center

Bronze Sponsors:

Fifth Third Bank, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Park National Bank, Egan-Ryan Funeral Home, ResCare, IJUS LLC and Homeport

Also, thank you to the businesses and individuals who donate items for the silent auction.

We are grateful for the support of a caring community!

Evening Of Promise

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Villa Milano


1630 Schrock Road, Columbus, OH

The Evening of Promise is our agency's Signature Fundraising Event.  Each fall, ETSS holds this event to celebrate the achievements of key champions in our community and those who supported us as advocates for immigrants and refugees. The evening includes a live auction, silent auction, fabulous buffet dinner, drinks and desserts, music and dancing.The dress is Cocktail Attire.

Honorees this year include: 
Theresa Saelim, VP Community Development PNC Bank

Judy Czarnecki, founder of Centripetal Strategies

Marc Schroeder, retired Pastor of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Donna Hughes, retired Community Development Director at Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland 

Neal Barkan esq., Partner Attorney at Barkan Meizlish, LLP

Keynote Speaker: 

United Way CEO Lisa Courtice