65 Roses: Live!

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2021 AT 5:00 PM
As we move forward during these challenging times we continue to hold the health and safety of our community and our financial responsibility to our mission as our highest priority. With the knowledge and understanding, we have made the difficult decision to hold our 65 Roses Gala as a virtual celebration again in 2021.
The Central Ohio Chapter - Cincinnati/Dayton Office of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is pleased to invite you to attend 65 Roses: LIVE!, in lieu of the annual 65 Roses Gala. Join us, as we host a virtual cooking class, feature inspiring messages from our cystic fibrosis community and celebrate the progress that is being made towards a cure for cystic fibrosis. We are looking forward to celebrating with you virtually this year!
65 Roses: LIVE! schedule of events: 
5:00 pm: Cooking for a Cure (click here to purchase tickets) 
Cooking for a Cure tickets are limited.
Join us for our virtual cooking class, Cooking for a Cure, where attendees will learn how to make gnocchi alongside Cincinnati Chef and Alfio’s Buon Cibo Owner, Alfio Gulisano. As guests enjoy their meal at the completion of the class, they will be guided through a wine tasting led by Tommy Quitter, Director of Sales & Operations with Tramonte & Sons.
Each ticket includes: Access for two individuals to the virtual Cooking for a Cure event, main course ingredients package* & a dessert pairing (serving size - 2 individuals), two bottles of wine (red & white), pair of CF Foundation stemless wine glasses, CF Foundation wine tote, access to 65 Roses: LIVE! music playlist to enjoy prior to and after the event. 
*It is the attendee's responsibility to pick-up their Cooking for a Cure ingredients package on Saturday, October 16th between 10:00am-1:00pm at Alfio’s Buon Cibo located at 2724 Erie Ave Cincinnati, OH 45208. To ensure freshness of ingredients, attendees will need to provide 1 egg to complete their ingredients package. Attendees will be provided with directions in their ingredient’s packages to pre-prep a few of their ingredients for the class. 
Guests who purchase a Cooking for a Cure ticket will automatically be registered for the virtual auction and 65 Roses: LIVE! virtual celebration schedule for 6:30pm.
6:30 pm: 65 Roses: LIVE! (click here to register for our virtual auction and to receive details leading up to the event regarding the live celebration taking place at 6:30pm on our Central Ohio Chapter Facebook page). 
Research update 
Local mission moment
Bid for a Cure
Virtual Auction 
While we won’t be together in person, we can be together in spirit—showing the strength of our community and boundless determination to find a cure for all people living with CF. Our virtual events bring together thousands of community members across the country. During times of uncertainty, your dedicated support gives us confidence as we stay on course to achieve our mission.
Join Us as a Sponsor!
Sponsorship of 65 Roses: LIVE! will support the mission of the CF Foundation; to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with CF the opportunity to lead long, fulfilling lives by funding research and drug development, partnering with the CF community, and advancing high-quality, specialized care.
Please connect with Franki Meier, Development Director, at 513-533-9300 or fmeier@cff.org to learn more about sponsorship opportunities surrounding this virtual celebration.
Questions? Contact

Franki Meier, Development Director, at 513-533-9300 or fmeier@cff.org