On Saturday, February 9, 2019 join us for a fun, casual evening of entertainment at the 14th Annual Rock the Foundation - Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation's (CMBF) biggest and most anticipated event. This year's theme, "A Landmark Celebration", promises beautiful nighttime views of iconic downtown landmarks with festivities located at Music Box Supper Club, on the West Bank of the Flats. Join us to celebrate the CMBF’s mission with food, fun, and friends!

Event Highlights:

- live entertainment & dancing on TWO stages: The Sunrise Jones Band (Main) & Joshua Robert on acoustic guitar (Downstairs)
- gourmet food stations
- premium open bars
- incredible raffle prizes
- green screen
- & much more!

VIP Reception - 2x the fun!

- early access to pre-event celebration
- introduction of the fourth annual Richard W. Pogue Award for Excellence in Community Leadership & Engagement 
presented to Karen Paganini, President and Chief Operating Officer of The K&D Group.

- heavy hors d'oeuvres
- champagne toast
- premium drinks
- live music from jazz trio, Transportation Blvd.


Everyone will be there, why not you?


Your support makes a difference.


Signature Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Ulmer & Berne LLP

Silver Sponsors

Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
The Cleveland Ballet
The Diebold Foundation
Jones Day
Parker Hannifin Corporation
The Sherwin-Williams Company
Siegel Jennings Co., LPA
Thompson Hine LLP
Tucker Ellis LLP

Bronze Sponsors

Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Cavitch, Familo & Durkin Co., LPA
Cohen & Company
First Federal of Lakewood
Grant Thornton LLP
The Lubrizol Corporation
McCarthy, Lebit, Crystal & Liffman Co., LPA
McDonald Hopkins LLC
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur LLP
Reminger Co., LPA
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
Taft, Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
Walter | Haverfield LLP

Contributing Sponsor

Buckley King LPA
Caryn Groedel & Associates Co., LPA
Case Western Reserve University, School of Law
David W. Rowan
Evolution Construction Services, LLC
Frantz Ward LLP
Friedman & Nemecek LLC
The Gnoesis Group
Littler Mendelson P.C.
Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy Co., LPA
Oswald Companies
Sobel, Wade & Mapley, LLC

In-Kind Sponsors

Avalon Document Services
Cady Reporting Services, Inc.

Raffle Sponsors

Central Cadillac
Darrell & Mary Clay
Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center
Nick DiCello
Laurice Skin Care
Luca Italian Cuisine
Morton's Steakhouse
Music Box Supper Club
Northern Trust
Elena Ray
Sausalito Catering
Ultimate Air Shuttle
Yeager Jewelers

Media Sponsor

300 tickets available | $100 each
FIVE chances to win!

Need not be present to win. Drawing on 2/9/19 starting @ 9:30pm.

Need another reason to ROCK in 2019? Snag one of our ultra-limited raffle tickets for a chance to win one of FIVE amazing prize packages including the Grand Prize where YOU CHOOSE your preferred experience! Not attending ROCK? No problem, you don't need to be present to win, we'll let you know if you are one of the lucky four. 100% of the proceeds directly benefit Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation's mission to change lives in the Greater Cleveland area through pro bono services and educational outreach.

The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation hosts Rock the Foundation each year to benefit the Bar Association's nationally-recognized public outreach programs, such as The 3Rs, Mock Trial, Cleveland Homeless Legal Assistance, Louis Stokes Scholars, and more that focus on improving the lives of greater Cleveland youth, growing the next generation of legal professionals, and supporting our nonprofit and arts communities.

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Visit our Facebook page to view images from last years Rock event!