FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 13, 2010
Talbert House celebrates 45 years at Hyde Park Bonefish Grill
The event honored staff and board members whose service spans more than 20 years
CINCINNATI—Talbert House celebrated its 45th anniversary at the Bonefish Grill in Hyde Park on August 29. Over 100 guests attended to celebrate the milestone with Talbert House, Southwest Ohio’s largest social service agency serving 26,000 clients a year. The event raised $70,000 to support the agency’s work in the community.
Through the decades, the agency has helped thousands of adolescents, adults and families. The event honored individuals who have helped make Talbert House the outstanding organization it is today.
“Since 1965, thousands of lives have been changed because of the work Talbert House does,” said Talbert House President Neil Tilow. “We’ve changed throughout the decades, but we’ve always stayed true to our focus of solving tough social problems using strong business principles. We have many people to thank who have helped us over the years.”
Talbert House board and staff members whose commitment to services span more than twenty of the agency’s 45 years were honored, including board members Jim Chalfie, Michael Harmon, Fred Joffe, Gwen McFarlin, Robert Moskowitz, Dr. E.B. “Ted” Silberstein and Richard Weiland and staff members Tim Alley, Thomas Berghausen, Pamela McClain, Mary Spottswood and Neil Tilow.
“We are thrilled to be a part of the Cincinnati community and offer our support to celebrate a worthwhile local cause benefitting others in our own backyard,” said Robin Garrison, managing partner of Bonefish Grill in Cincinnati.
Talbert House 45th Anniversary Celebration co-chair were Richard Weiland, Cathy Crain and Dotsy Klei. Special thanks to Bonefish Grill and TLT, which provided the live entertainment.
THANK YOU TO THE SPONSORS OF THE TALBERT HOUSE 45TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION:
Earl D. Schoeffner Charitable Trust
Jim and Eileen Chalfie
Energy Alliances/Spence Faxon
John and Nancy Silverman
Neil and Sally Tilow
Frank and Mary Chaiken
Fred and Ruth Joffe
Chase and Michelle Kohn
Main Awning and Tent
Neal and Donna Mayerson
Bob Moskowitz and Bridget Mahoney
Ted Silberstein and Jacqueline Mack
Turner Construction Company
About Talbert House
Talbert House is a community-wide nonprofit network of social services with 30 proven programs focusing on prevention, assessment, treatment and reintegration. Each year, Talbert House helps 26,000 men, women and children across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky overcome adversity to become healthy and productive citizens through its programs in community corrections, mental health, substance abuse and welfare-to-work.
About Bonefish Grill
As the "Fresh Fish Experts," Bonefish Grill specializes in market-fresh fish and other wood-grilled specialties. Knowledgeable and attentive Bonefish Grill Anglers (our service staff) provide the best in what we like to call “chef’s coat service.” Our Anglers pride themselves on guiding our guests’ journey through our innovative, seasonal menu and specials, which feature only the highest-quality, freshest ingredients, including traditional and unique varieties of fish and seafood as well as numerous non-seafood items. We combine this with a big city bar that offers bar fresh cocktails and an affordable, interesting wine list.
Recently named “Best Seafood” and “Top Service” category winner in the 2010 ZAGAT Survey of National Chain Restaurants and “Best Seafood Restaurant in the Nation” by a leading consumer product guide, Bonefish Grill has locations across the country and prides itself on the local feel of each restaurant. For more information on Bonefish Grill, visit www.bonefishgrill.com, facebook.com/BonefishGrill or follow us on Twitter via @bonefishgrill.