Friday, May 1, 2020 from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM EDT
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Firestone Country Club 
452 East Warner Road
Akron, OH 44319




Kalee Dotson
The Blick Center


Please join us for our annual fundraising event,

A Blick Tie Affair



Guests will celebrate the night at Firestone Country Club by enjoying exquisite food, bidding on live and silent auction items, entering special raffles and dancing to the live music of Special Request.

We are excited to announce our Honary Chair this year,       Summit County Prosecuter

Sherri Bevan Walsh 



Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh has been instrumental in developing crime prevention efforts and services for victims of crime throughout her over 30 year legal career.

Since her election as Summit County Prosecutor in 2000, Prosecutor Walsh has placed special emphasis on criminal prosecution, victim services, child support, and community education efforts. She is the recipient of over 55 national and statewide awards including: 2019 Marsy’s Law for Ohio Victims’ Rights Champion; Ohio Child Support Director’s Association Best Overall Performance, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019; 2017 Victim Assistance Program Community Service Award; 2017 Harvey Sterns Award for Distinguished Service to Seniors; 2016 Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center Prosecutor of the Year; 2011 Ohio Public Images Elected Official of the Year; 2006 Ohio Patrolman’s Benevolent Association Prosecutor of the Year.

A crime victim herself, Prosecutor Walsh served as an Assistant Prosecutor, Police Legal Advisor and Assistant Director of Law with the City of Akron. She was also a partner in the law firm of Bevan & Associates. Also, for many years Prosecutor Walsh served as the Court Magistrate for the Village of Northfield, the Village of Boston Heights and the Village of Peninsula.

Prosecutor Walsh currently serves as a board member of the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association, the National District Attorneys Association and the Autism Society, Greater Akron Chapter. Prosecutor Walsh received her Bachelor of Arts from Miami University (1982) and her Juris Doctor at Capital University School of Law (1985).




We are also offering a special presale of our fine jewelry raffle.

Each ticket purchased will give you 2 chances to win! 

Your $100 raffle ticket gets you a chance to win one of these beautiful items graciously donated by Neeta and Rajeev Kishore:

  • 10 KT white gold Ladies Diamond Pendant, with three buttercup settings and a tapered bale, weighing 1.44 grams; set with three full-cut diamonds weighing approximately 0.30 cts. total, with a clarity grade of S-I average, and a color grade of J-K-L;  appraised at $1,050.00 


  • 18 KT white gold Ladies Diamond Ornate Design Diamond Bangle Bracelet,  4.00mm wide, with prong set diamonds on top, hinged with box clasp and figure 8 safety catch, weighing 16.52 grams; set with forty (40) full-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.25 cts. total, with a clarity grade of S-I average, and a color grade of H-I-J; appraised at $3,650.00.



Don't forget, each ticket purchased gives you two chances to win! The first name drawn will get to choose which piece of jewelry you want.

 Winner need not be present to win.


The Blick Center has been serving the community by providing residential services,

day programs and clinical services to children and/or adults with developmental, behavioral, physical and mental health conditions 

for over 50 years!



The Blick Center is designated by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.