Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation

The 4th Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio Angel Art Auction will be held on February 2, 2017 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron, Ohio.The event will featured heavenly hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, entertainment, silent auction featuring unique pieces donated through the generosity of the local art community. All proceeds of the auction benefit the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation. Please join us for what promises to be an evening filled with food, drink, entertainment and fun!

Upcoming Events

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

7th Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio 5K

The Seventh Annual Andrea Rose Teodosio 5K will be held on July 15th, 2017 at Lock 3.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.

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

A Night at the Oscars to Benefit A Rose Project

Night at the Oscars On February 22, 2015, WildCard Casting Company is hosting 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 will be accepted. The event begins on the Red Carpet at 6 p.m. and Oscars at 7 p.m. - there will be bowling, arcade games and, of course, the Oscars. For more information, call Crissy at 330-753-6910.

MC Hair Gift Cards are the Perfect Mother's Day Gift!

10% of the proceeds from every MC Hair Gift Card will be donated to the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation! Whether you are giving yourself a little extra love and pampering or sharing the love and pampering with someone in your life, your purchase will help fund the many efforts of the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation to help make our community a better place. Healing Stone Bracelets have been created in Andrea's memory and can be purchased at MC Hair. All proceeds benefit the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation!
small things, great love | Gift Cards

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