Caring Awards Celebration

Each year in the spring the VNA hosts its largest annual fundraiser, The Caring Awards Celebration.  This celebration honors two outstanding individuals who advance health and wellness in our community and features appetizers, dinner, open bar and live & silent auctions. Proceeds from the annual Caring Awards Celebration fund community based in-home healthcare services throughout Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

2017 Caring Awards Celebration

Please join us on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency – Cincinnati, to help us congratulate and pay tribute to Trey Devey and John Morris Russell.

Trey Devey is the President of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Pops who has given eight years to Greater Cincinnati, raising the orchestras to the highest level of financial stability and audience growth in recent history, making the CSO one of the most successful in the nation. He has been a champion of our City.

John Morris Russell is conductor of the Cincinnati Pops, the son of a traveling nurse, and enthusiastic advocate for all of Greater Cincinnati. Famous for his boundless enthusiasm, John is a champion of American music and a nationally recognized leader in music education.

We are excited and proud to honor these two outstanding individuals who not only advance the arts, culture and education in our community but serve to make Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky better places in which to live. We are humbled by their spirited service to so many.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Donna Damon at (513) 345-8038 or email at



2016 Caring Celebration

Our 17th Annual Caring Awards Celebration was held on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency – Cincinnati, where we were proud to honor Dr. Cora Ogle, Research Professor at the University of Cincinnati and Dr. O’dell Owens, Medical Director of the Cincinnati Health Department.

We are excited and proud that we had the opportunity to honor these two outstanding individuals.  Because of their involvement, Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky are better places in which to live. We are humbled by their spirited service to so many.

Highlights from the 2016 Caring Celebration

2016 Caring Celebration

  • Honorees: Dr. Cora Ogle & Dr. O’dell Owens
  • Learn More About Our Honorees

2016 Caring Awards Patient Video