Everyone will be a winner at the Eighth Annual Medical Mutual of Ohio Walk for Wishes, a non-competitive 5K walk winding along the Ohio River in downtown Cincinnati, on June 18.

Participants will raise money to benefit children battling life-threatening medical conditions. After the walk, participants will enjoy refreshments, games and entertainment at the Wish Reunion Celebration at Sawyer Point, 705 E. Pete Rose Way. Walk for Wishes T-shirts will be given to participants who raise more than $100.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 9 a.m. Participation fee is $10. The event benefits Make-A-Wish Foundation of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.

To organize a team of walkers from your company, contact Kevin Allender of Make-A-Wish Foundation, Southern Ohio Region at (513) 745-9474 or KevinA@makeawishohio.org. Donations are being accepted and can be designated to support specific walkers or teams.


Join Cincy on June 6 for the fifth annual MANNY Awards Dinner presented by Cincy to recognize accomplishments in the local manufacturing industry. The awards honor local companies that have overcome challenges in the industry with innovation and best business practices.

Networking begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the Cintas Center at Xavier University. The keynote speaker is Bob McEwan of G.E. Aviation.

Winners achieved exemplary performance in areas such as product and systems innovation, job creation, revenue growth, best places to work and breakthroughs in technology and products.

Sponsors include: Grant Thornton; Wood Herron & Evans, LLP; US Bank; TechSolve; Clermont County Office of Economic Development; Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber; and Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.

For more information, visit www.cincymagazine.com/MANNYRSVP or consdtact Cincy Advertising and Events Coordinator Kristine McDonough at (513) 297-6218.