Sunday, October 17, 2004

Dinner of Champions: MS Society



At its Dinner of Champions, the Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society honored Robert Castellini, chairman of Castellini Co., for his outstanding leadership and service to the community, and Beth Rauh for her example in facing the day-to-day challenges of living with MS.

This year's event, at the Cincinnati Netherland Hilton, downtown, featured a cocktail reception and dinner. Some 300 helped to raise more than $140,000 for MS.

The Dinner of Champions is the premiere event of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Howard Cosell and Frank Gifford founded the dinner in 1972. Today, the fund-raiser occurs in more than 70 of the nation's largest communities. Local sponsors were Time Warner Cable and Western & Southern Financial Group.




ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Art*o*mat open for business
Machines to vend teens' art
Opera gets spiritual in 'Oh Freedom!'
'Elegies' celebrates life's 'infinite joy'
Local media
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'Drawing' lets viewer interpret forms
Frampton off to England ... after he votes
New Voice Theater ready to be heard

SEEN: BENEFITS AND BASHES
Sunset on South Beach: The Yearlings
Dinner of Champions: MS Society
Women on the Move: Dress for Success

LIFE
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The Insatiable Shopper
Style Notes
Linda Love

TRAVEL
Take it easy on the Indiana Turnpike
Travel Adams County, quilt to quilt