Fostering HOPS:  A Taste of Van Aken

Fostering Hope's 6th Annual Fundraiser


7:00 pm

3441 Tuttle Road, Shaker Heights, OH 44122

A party with purpose: This year, Fostering Hope is hosting our 6th annual fundraising event, Fostering HOPS. In 2021, Fostering HOPS will bring like-minded sponsors and advocates together while offering tastes of Van Aken District culinary delights, drinks, and entertainment

Sponsorships range from $500 to $15,000 (see link below)

Event Tickets On Sale

SOLD OUT VIP Ticket - $150 includes 8 tastes from Market Hall vendors, beer and wine, as well as access to the VIP section with specialty food and beverages.

SOLD OUT General Admission ticket - $80 includes 8 tastes from Market Hall vendors, beer and wine.

Attendees, please review the COVID-19 protocols below

Outdoor patio seating available, weather permitting.

Click Register to purchase tickets, sponsorships or donate.


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A Taste of Van Aken Menu

COVID-19 Safety Protocol


*As of September 15, 2021



Ashley and Mike Fisher



Heather and Tim Ryan



Susan and Tim Armstrong


Nicole and Jason Shefrin

The Van Aken District





Carl and Karen Carter

The Circle Society

CM Wealth

Kristen and Martin D'Eramo

Abby and Doug England

First Federal of Lakewood

Frantz Ward

Todd and Carolyn Kennedy

The Jonathan and Meg Ratner Family Foundation

Anne and James Schoff


Stage Skins

Kim Sullivan and Family

Ulmer & Berne, LLP

W Design




Candace and John Sheffler

Lindsay and Scott Tucholka


Host Committee Members:
*Board Member

Host Committee

Elizabeth Abate*

Susan Armstrong

Diane* & Eric Attell 

Myesha Crowe*

Kristen D'Eremo, Ph.D.

Tim Doerfler

Caryn Donnellan

Abby England

Jessica Everest

Lauren Golick*

Kimberly Green

Gwen Herman*

Jessica Holde

Nicole* & Deej Lincoln

Jen Lucas, MD*

Earl Pike

Jodi Rich

Robert Rosenthal

Joshua Rovenger*

Heather Ryan

Lindsey Carr-Siegler

Matt Stevens

Kimberly Sullivan*

Judy Thaxton-Borlin

Lindsay Tucholka

Andrea Wedren

Ben Wenger

Young Professional Board of Directors

Joshua Rovenger*

Jasmine Allen

Alexandra Brenner

Rebekah Howland

Brian Schultz


Jessica Spirk Everest

Nicole and Jason Shefrin



7:00 pm

3441 Tuttle Road, Shaker Heights, OH 44122

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