Gifts & Giving

Celebration of Leadership

Leadership gifts are the foundation of the Annual Fund
Abigail and Leslie Wexner, event sponsors and CA parents, hope you will join them for this special celebration and opportunity to hear RJ's story and perspectives on discovering self-worth, harnessing your strengths and standing up for others.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

6 p.m. Special Reception with RJ Mitte
Abigail House

6:30 p.m. General Reception
Party Barn at the Wexner Residence

7:30 p.m. Conversation with RJ Mitte
With Ellie Merritt, NBC4 Co-Anchor and Academy Parent

The deadline to RSVP for this exciting annual event is October 14; however, space is limited, particularly for the special reception with RJ Mitte. Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance.

Opportunities to attend this year's event


Academy Society ($5,000 or more)
Invitation to special reception with RJ Mitte, general reception and keynote, and recognition in the event program.

Head of School's Circle ($3,000 - $4,999)
Invitation to special reception with RJ Mitte, general reception and keynote.

Emerging Leaders Gift ($1,500 - $2,999)
Invitation to the general reception and keynote.

What is the Celebration of Leadership

The Celebration of Leadership is a thank you event and stimulus for leadership donors to the current year’s Annual Fund.

Leadership donors play a significant role in our Annual Fund success; laying a foundation of over $1 million each year and impacting every student every day.
To attend:
Make your 2016-17 Annual Fund gift/pledge, and RSVP to Emily Campbell, Director of Development.

Previous Featured Speakers

Alison Levine
Wes Moore
Liz Murray
Gregory White Smith '69
Dr. E. Gordon Gee and
     Dr. S. Georgia Nugent
Les Wexner and David Gergen
Lisa Ling
Christopher Gardner
Cal Ripken Jr.
John Walsh
Sam Donaldson
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