Autism Rocks 12

The Ken Anderson Alliance is pleased to announce that Autism Rocks 12 presented by the Heidt Family Foundation was a record success grossing over $41,000!

This year’s event, held on February 28, 2021 at the Blue Note Harrison, was our first-ever combination in-person and virtual event. Five bands performed before a limited capacity audience while the free virtual broadcast streamed live to homes and watch parties held at 16 different area bars.  The event was emceed by local comedian Steve Caminiti and featured Ken Anderson interviews with celebrities as well as discussions about the mission and vision of the Ken Anderson Alliance to provide live, work, and engage opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities.

KAA gives special thanks to Dr. Robert Heidt, Jr and the presenting sponsor, the Heidt Family Foundation, as well as our annual sponsors: the Schlotman Family Foundation and Key Bank. We extend our appreciation to these Autism Rocks sponsors as well:

Touchdown Sponsors: BSI Engineering; Safe Haven Farms

Field Goal Sponsors: Impact Autism Foundation; Ohio Eagle Distributing; Grimes Consulting; Inspector Chris

Sideline Sponsors: Applied Behavioral Services; PiE3 Financial Services

T-Shirt Sponsors: Reading FOE 1095; Cut Ups Salon; JCL Electrical Services

In addition to watching the bands perform live or via the virtual streaming link, guests bid on a wide array of silent auction items, donated, or purchased raffle tickets for one of three great items. Congratulations to the raffle winners!

Chest of Cheer: Penny Hutten, West Chester

Ultimate Air Shuttle Ticket Vouchers: Jeanna Horsley, Kenwood

Dinner with Ken & Cristy Anderson at Walt’s Hitching Post: Doug Clemons, Cincinnati

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Emily King