Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation

 

RACE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

The Italian American Professional and Businessmen's Club is proud to present The Seventh Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio 5K will be held in Akron on July 15, 2017 at Lock 3 Park in conjunction with the Italian American Festival.  This expertly timed and certified 5K course will begin at 8:00 a.m. and the 1 mile walk will start immediately thereafter.

NEW THIS YEAR: Can't make to Akron on July 15?  Please consider entering the race as a Virtual Runner.  Your registration entitles you to a race tech shirt and the knowledge that you are helping the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation to "Share the Love."  Virtual Runners are encouraged to post picture of themselves doing their virtual 5k on 7-15 on the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation facebook page and on other social media using #ARTvirtualrunner17.

The race registration fee of $25 includes registration, a race tech shirt and after race activities. Sponsorship opportunites are also available.  Please contact dcapteo@yahoo.com or andrearoseteodosiomemorial@gmail.com for more information.

Upcoming Events

The Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation is growing! We are pleased to tell you about our upcoming events and projects!

Past Events

Sixth Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio 5K

The Sixth Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio 5K was held in downtown Akron on July 9, 2016. This unique race dates back to ancient Italy and now winds through downtown Akron in a flat, fast certified 5K course. This race supports the work of the Andrea Rose Teodosio Memorial Foundation, dedicated to making the world a better place.
Race Results by Age | Overall Race Results

The 4th Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio Angel Art Auction

The 4th Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio Angel Art Auction was held on February 2, 2017 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron, Ohio.The event was a huge success and raised over $50,000 to benefit the Foundation's charitable purposes. Thanks to our sponsors: Friend of Andrea Sponsors: Capital Advisors, Ltd., Judges Tom & Linda Teodosio, John & Pam Montisano, Wells Trecaso Financial Group, Attorney Ken Martin, North Hill Marble & Granite, Shirley & Rob Shriver, Dale & Terry Elwell, Amy & Jack DeLeo, Ed & Joellen Bury, Chuck & Mary Beth Abraham, RDAHotel Management Company; Cherubim Sponsors: Attorney William Zavarello, Thomarios, Matt McCallum & Ben Manista, Western Reserve Hospital, Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen Scalise CPA, CFE, Keith & Lindsay Busch, Ann Amer Brennan, Kevin & Stephanie Kinsley, Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro, Elizabeth Bartz, The Maynard Family Foundation, Dave & Carol Peter, PNC Bank, Tracy McCutcheon & Brad Eimer, Brennan, Manna & Diamond LLC, Cynthia & Anthony Didado, Martin Belsky, Laborer's International Union of North America Local 894 and Oriana House. Thanks you also to the artists, VIP Sponsors, Donors, Volunteers and Committee Members for making the night such a success.

A Night at the Oscars Benefitted A Rose Project

Night at the Oscars On February 22, 2015, WildCard Casting Company hosted a Night at the Oscars benefitting the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation’s “A Rose Project”. Donations of dresses, shoes and accessories for girls in need to wear to special occasions, homecomings and proms were donated through the generosity of the many guests.

Thank You to MC Hair for Your Support

The Andrea Rose Teodosio thanks MC Hair for their two year sponsorship of the Foundation. 10% of the proceeds from every MC Hair Gift Card was donated to the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation! Healing Stone Bracelets were also sold to benefit the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation! Thank you MC Hair! |

Angel Art Auction

The Angel Art Auction was held on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at the John S. Knight Center rotunda. Guests weree treated to signature “Angel Martinis” and heavenly hor d’oeuvres. Local artists donated pieces demonstrating their vision of angels and/or spirituality. The works were auctioned and the proceeds of the event benefited the establishment of an interactive art education area at the proposed Akron Children's Museum.

Women’s Catholic Youth Organization State Basketball Tournament

The University of Akron’s J.A.R. Arena was the setting for the 2012 Women’s Catholic Youth Organization State Basketball Tournament, an event proudly sponsored by The Andrea Rose Teodosio Memorial Foundation.

The first annual A.R.T. 5k was held on July 9, 2011. More than 800 participants and volunteers and many generous sponsors made the event a huge success.

The first annual A.R.T. 5k was held on July 9, 2011. More than 800 participants and volunteers and many generous sponsors made the event a huge success.

Il Palio Del Drappo Verde e Rosso 2012

On July 14, 2012, nearly 1,500 dedicated participants, volunteers, spectators and sponsors made the second annual A.R.T. 5k even bigger and more successful than the first. For the first time, a kids’ fun run was also part of the event.

Il Palio Del Drappo Verde e Rosso 2013

The third annual Andrea Teodosio 5k Race and 1-Mile Run/Walk were held downtown July 13, 2013, with more than 800 runners and walkers taking part! With the help of more than 50 volunteers, the event raised $35,000 to support the work of the Andrea Rose Teodosio Memorial Foundation.
Race Results By Age | Race Results By Age

10th Annual Halloween Charity Dance

Akron’s largest charitable Halloween event, the 10th annual Halloween Charity Ball, took place October 25 to benefit the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation and the Community AIDS Network Akron Pride Initiative. Hundreds of guests enjoyed the lavish evening, which included a grand costume contest and raffles. The event, presented by Summa Western Reserve Hospital, raised $30,000, for a total contribution of close to $15,000 for the ART Foundation.

Third Annual Angel Art Auction

The Third Annual Angel Art Auction was held on February 4, 2016 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron, Ohio. The auction featured unique pieces donated through the generosity of the local art community. The proceeds of the auction benefitted Stewart's Caring Place and the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation. Stewart's Caring Place is a cancer wellness center with the mission to provide a caring and relaxed environment that offers supportive services and programs for individuals and families on their cancer journey.

A Rose Project

"A Rose Project" has found a new home at the former Reidinger School on Thornton Street in Akron! Prom, homecoming and special occasion dresses and all of the accessories are provided to deserving young women in foster care and otherwise in need. With our additional space, we plan to expand to provide special occasion attire for young men and clothes suitable for employment to young people in need. "Rosebuds" will provide special occasion clothing for youngsters in need. Special occasion dresses for young women and girls, suit and dress pants, shirts and ties for young men can be donated at the collection box at the Summit County Juvenile Court, 650 Dan Street, Akron, Ohio during normal business hours. If you need garments to be picked up or would like to refer a youth to our program, please contact us at andrearoseteodosiomemorial @gmail.com.

Andrea Rose Teodosio Memorial 5K Run & Walk

The fourth annual Andrea Teodosio 5k Race and 1-Mile Run/Walk were held downtown July 12, 2014, with more than 800 runners and walkers taking part! With the help of more than 50 volunteers, the event raised $35,000 to support the work of the Andrea Rose Teodosio Memorial Foundation.
Race Results by Age | Overall Race Results