Sponsorships and General Admission Tickets available now.
Attendance is limited, but our passion for education is not!


Golden Bear Sponsors $10,000+

Market District Kingsdale

Diamond Bear Sponsors $5,000+

Watershed Kitchen & Distillery

Platinum Bear Sponsors $3,000+

A Friend of the UA+Ed
First Merchants Bank
Heidelberg Distributing Company
Bill and Sabrina Reynolds

Titanium Bear Sponsors $1,500+

Carolyn Casper
Capital Square, Ltd
City of Upper Arlington
Elford, Inc.
First Bank of Central Ohio
Ann Gabriel
Golden Bear Spirit Tasters 
Heidelberg Distributing Co.
Tim and Glenda Huffman
Littleton's Market
Ohio Power Tool
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Sports Medicine 
Overmyer Hall Associates
Mitva Patel and Vin Reddy
Allison and Brian Russo
Scott Scriven LLP
Dr. Frank and Jana Tice 
Lori and Kelly Trent
Upper Arlington Rotary
Wuslich/Rigney Family

Black Bear Sponsors $1000+

Kellie and Naeem Ali
Art Access Gallery
Greg Comfort
Crawford Hoying
Alice and Price Finley
Cheryl and Doug Godard
HDA - Hansen Distribution Agency
IGS Energy
Anne and Josh Houser 
Paul and Melissa Imhoff
Bob and Susan Meeder/Meeder Investment Management 
Sponsorship in Honor of Homer Mincy
Northwest Area Realty Association 
The Original Goodie Shop
Orthopedic ONE
Ed and Mary Jane Overmyer
RYZE Athletics
Kimberly Shepherd and Family
Andrew and Natalie Theado
Erik and Elizabeth Yassenoff

Silver Bear Sponsors $500+ 

John and Blair Adams
Jason and Amy Barger
Todd and Kristen Beekman 
Roland, LeAnne and Kathryn Brooks 
Ken and Susan Corwin
The Coughlin Family
Rehana Dajusta
Dawn Hadley Lewis Photos
Nancy and David Drees
Nicolas Fortkamp
Phil and Lynn Glandon
Ramya Goyal
Heartland Bank
Loretta and David Heigle
Dale and Gloria Heydlauff
Kathy Jenney
The Jane Jones Team / Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
Tony and Krystin Macaluso - Coldwell Banker Realty 
Chris and Beth Maisenbacher
Meg's Delicious Cutouts
Mark and Mary Milligan
Dan and Kate Minor
Laura and Jared Moore
Chris and Hilary Newlin
Autumn and Blaize O'Brien
Jennifer and Dan Overmyer
Tracy and Julie Peters
Tim and Amy Rice
Seniority Benefit Group
Deborah Smith-Takamura, Baskets by Deborah
Kelly and John Staudt
UA Men's Lacrosse
Ed and Gretchen Zunic


Bronze Bear Sponsors $300+

Jaclyn and Matt Angle
Dave and Carol Baker
Dan and Karla Bednar
Brooke and Jordan Braunstein
Kristin Bixel and David Stahl
Paul and Jaclyn Callahan
Brian and Amy Campbell
Kelly and Greg Cantwell
Colin and Heather Chiles
Andy and Sara Clark
Columbus Crew
The Crunchy Allergist, LLC
Ellen Erlanger and Kathy Meyer
Fairway Companies
Hickey Learning Company
Jeanine and Mark Hummer
Patrick and Andrea Hurley
Andrew and Jen Geistfeld
Maureen Groves
Branden Joe/Alliance Bernstein
The Kaltenbach Family
Steve and Catherine Kennedy
Brendan and Kelly King
Clay and Angela Lanctot
Alice and Gavin Larrimer
Christian Laver & Associates
Denise Lutz
The Markoff Family
The Massenelli Family
The Maxwell Family
Melaragno Design Company, LLC
Jamie Crane and Tim Miller
Kate and Gideon Miller
Marianne and Brad Mitchell
Monesi Trucking
Tony and Meghan Obergefell
Benjamin Pack and Anna Kerlek
Greg and Courtney Pearson
Steve Phillips and Connie Vouis
The Petersen Family
Megan and Chris Potts 
Tom and Susan Potts
Marjory Pizzuti
Jay Powell and Pat Stewart Powell
The Pratt Family
Ann Ralph
Sue Ralph
Shannon Riley
Jason and Linbee Sayat
Karri and Jerry Schildmeyer
Andy and Lauren Spitzer
Mike and Randy Stummer
Orr Construction 
Emily Sommer Photography
Catherine Strauss and John Lowe
Jon and Denise Thompson
Jody Gerbig Todd and Chad Todd
To the Moon Balloon
Karen and Jesse Truett
UA Civic Association
Vrenna Enterprises, LLC
Peter and Janice Walsh
Bob and Jane White
Tom and Liz White

Daryl and Tammy Yockey

Family Bear Sponsors $100+

The Carleton Family
The Cleary Company
Dave and Tovie Dewey
Heather and Matt Evans 
Marvin and Mary Founds
Bradley Frick & Associates
Wendy and David Hauswirth
John and Deb Larry
Pam and Steve Lewis
Jill Merkle
Marianne and Brad Mitchell
Nidhi Satiani
Jennifer Schoedinger
Steve and Holly Schoeny
Scott Schricker
Clayton Taylor
Yard Party Signs Columbus / KB Cakes & Bakes

John and Cheryl Zeiger
Vicki Zust

Official Flower Sponsor of the Bash!

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Thanks to Dawn Lewis, our BASH photographer!

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If your gift is in honor or memory of a loved one we will notify them or their family of your thoughtfulness. 

Our Mission

To provide access to meaningful opportunities for each and every student.



An inspired and thriving community of learners.



Honoring Community

Our expectation of quality and love of neighbor is recognized in all that we do.


Fostering Connections

We nurture relationships and cultivate partnerships for yesterday, today, and tomorrow.


Supporting Innovation and Leaders

We fuel ideas and creativity in the classroom and beyond.


Embracing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

All are welcome and have equitable access to opportunity.


Giving Generously

Our hearts are big and our passion is education.


Being Responsive

We listen and learn to align our giving.

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If you are an educator or learner with a need or an idea that needs resources beyond the school district's budget, we are here to help.



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