2020 Scholarship Fundraiser
Virtual Beer Tasting Event
(Summit County, Akron, Ohio –June 2020) – Akron Promise will hold a Virtual Beer Tasting Fundraiser on Friday, June 26, 2020 from 7p.m. – 8 p.m. All proceeds go to the Kenmore-Garfield Stark State Scholarship Fund.
Four Akron brewers will talk about their beer and one component of beer making. There will be commentary by Rick Armon, renowned beer writer and author of “Ohio Breweries” and “Fifty Must-Try Craft Beers of Ohio”. Participating breweries are Akronym Brewing, Eighty-Three Brewery, Lock 15 Brewing Company and Missing Falls Brewery.
Donations of $50 or more get a flight of beers to taste during the event.
To participate in this VIRTUAL event, make a donation of any amount to Akron Promise at https://tinyurl.com/AP2020Fundraiser (or by mail, below). Please respond by June 22 to be sure you get your flight.
“For many Akron students, a major barrier to post-secondary education is money. For the third year in a row, Akron Promise will remove that barrier for up to ten Kenmore-Garfield High School students,” shared Tom Ghinder, Founder of Akron Promise, Inc. “We believe all students deserve a chance at a post-secondary certificate or degree, leading to a satisfying career and quality of life. In addition, Akron Promise is trying to shape the culture of education in Akron to help ensure that all students have access to appropriate supports, resources and opportunities.”
Akron Promise is a 501c3 organization. For more information or to register for this event, please go to https://www.facebook.com/donate/712692782826679/. To make a direct donation, mail checks to “Akron Promise” at 66 Melbourne Avenue, Akron, OH 44313.
Founder, Akron Promise, Inc.