Scholarship Dinner

Changing Tomorrows

Scholarship Dinner Save the Date

This year's Changing Tomorrows Scholarship Dinner will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2024, at 6 pm. The event will be held at the Holzer Leadership & Innovation Center, 254 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis. The fundraising dinner will feature a performance by the Grande Chorale, along with live and silent auctions. 

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Event Frequently Asked Questions

The 2nd annual Changing Tomorrows Scholarship Fundraising Dinner kicks off at 6:00 pm with social hour, photo booth, silent auction, and more. Guests should arrive close to the event start to ensure ample time to experience everything the evening has to offer.

Attire for the Changing Tomorrows Scholarship Fundraising Dinner is cocktail attire. We love to see you in Rio Red, Black and White! The evening will take place indoors. You will see a mix of dresses or pant ensemble for the ladies, some men will choose to wear ties, but this is not a requirement. Please dress to your comfort level for the temperature that evening.

There is ample free parking available across the road from the The Holzer Leadership and Innovation Institute. We will share a parking map closer to the event date on social media for your convenience. If you plan to consume adult beverages at the event, please plan a safe ride home.

All bidding can be done online through the online link that will be texted to your phone before the event and at registration. Remember to bring your charged phone to the event so you can bid and win great prizes! We will have online bidding in the weeks leading up to the event, special silent auction items and a few sought after live auction experiences during the event. Be sure to consider purchasing a silver spoon to have a chance to select a live auction item of your choice before bidding starts!

Attendees should expect an evening of celebration of the mission of Rio. We are excited for guests to experience Rio and student scholarships in a unique way. Guests can expect a range of exciting silent and live auction items, libations, a unique and delicious meal from local catering, live music and a program!

The event will raise money for student scholarships. We are seeking table sponsors and auction item donations. You may also choose to watch the event by tuning in live! If you cannot attend, please consider bidding on the online auction items for a great cause! Together, we will raise over $30,000 for students of Rio.