We’re honored by the loyalty of our supporters. Please join us at our 5th Annual Laura and Richard Kretschmer Service Award Gala celebrating the service of Donna Mayerson, PhD: Thursday, September 23, 2021 beginning with a reception at 6 PM followed by dinner at 7 PM. If you’re not already a sponsor we’d love to have you sponsor us.

Laura and Richard Kretschmer
Service Award Gala

Honoring Donna Mayerson, PhD

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Reception begins at 6 PM, dinner at 7:00 PM

connect at www.hearingspeechdeaf.org

This special evening is an extraordinary opportunity to recognize Donna Mayerson, PhD, who exemplifies the passion and commitment we strive to achieve every day. We could not think of a more deserving honoree of this special award.

The evening will also raise critical funds that allow the Hearing Speech + Deaf Center to continue offering its audiology, speech and occupational therapy, and deaf advocacy services. Your support enables us to offer services to services and treatment for communication disorders and deafness to anyone, regardless of their ability to pay.

Please join us in celebrating Donna and furthering the mission of Hearing Speech + Deaf Center.

Sponsorship, Advertisements + Tickets

Sponsorships, ads, and ticket details or select a purchase option below.


Become a sponsor of the event (see Form above for details).

Presenting Sponsor – $10,000
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Diamond Sponsor – $7,500
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Gold Sponsor – $5,000
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Silver Sponsor – $2,500
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Bronze Sponsor – $1,500
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Purchase your dinner ticket(s) to the event.

Patron Tickets (2 tickets and listing in program)- $500
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Individual Ticket- $150
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Place an advertisement or congratulatory message in our Gala Program.

Full Page Ad – $600
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Half Page Ad – $450
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Quarter Page Ad – $250
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Eighth Page Ad – $150
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Unable to attend? Please consider a donation.


The Laura and Richard Kretschmer Service Award

Established in 2017, The Laura and Richard Kretschmer Service Award recognizes individuals demonstrating excellence in volunteerism. Drs. Laura and Richard Kretschmer exemplify dedication and selflessness in their support of our mission of supporting individuals to overcome obstacles to communication.

Previous Honorees
2020 – Cincinnati Bell, Inc. Brian Keating, and Kevin Murray
2019 – The Shank Family, Robert, Lynn, Mady, Emma, and Nick
2018 – Bob Dehner
2017 – David Haffner