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Benefit Gala Concert for Ukraine

Sounds of Hope

Carol Dauwe Art Center at Roger Bacon HS
October 8th, 2022
(show starts at 6.30pm)

tickets available only in advance

or if you are unable to join us....

Variety of live performances. Special Guests. Festive atmosphere.
Hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Raffles and auction.

Join us on October, 8th 2022 for a benefit gala concert for Ukraine.
This outstanding event will feature the 2-part concert with performances of local and out-of-town musicians who will present a wide variety of cultures and countries across the globe: an opera singer (Indiana Conservatory of Music), a classic ballet group (Cincinnati Conservatory of Music), remarkable pianists, diverse dance groups, and others.

All proceeds from the gala concert directly support hospitals in Ukraine destroyed by Russian bombs and missiles.

We look forward to gathering with you at the
Carole Dauwe Fine Arts Center (Roger Bacon HS)
to share in this extraordinary evening!

Gala begins at 5:30pm and ends at 10:00pm. 
5.30 - 6.30 pm - Gala Reception
6.30 - 9.00 pm - Grand Concert with Intermission
9.00 - 9.30 pm - Raffles and auction drawing

Saturday October 8th 2022
5.30 pm - 10 pm

Carol Dauwe Art Center at Roger Bacon HS
4320 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45217

Semi-Formal Attire is expected

List of performers

  • David Serero, baritone opera singer
    ( video performance);

  • Ukrainian Folklore Dance Group "Kalina"
    (choreographer Olga Kokhanovskaya);

  • Dr. Tony Weinstein, piano;

  • Ilona Kononenko & Nikolay Galchenko, vocal-instrumental group "Veresen";

  • Dr. Yana Weinstein, 
    vocal singing mezzo soprano;

  • Panamanian Folklore Dance Group
    "Que Lindo Es Panama",
    (choreographer: Karla Knox);

  • Elena Derkach, Patrick Clements, ballroom dance (choreographer Patrick Clements);

  • Simon Goykhman, Irina Melnik, piano duet;

  • Nicolae Haheu, pan flute;

  • Preparatory Ballet Program,

  • College Conservatory of Music
    (director: Tricia Sundbeck).

  • World Ethnic Dance group "Zabava" (Choreograph: Shota Ebanoidze)


Hope4Ukraine is a a Cincinnati(USA)-based charity with ties to Ukraine and to the local Ukrainian community. Our project was founded in February 2022 in response to Russian invasion in Ukraine. We have consistently been sending humanitarian and monetary help directly to Ukraine since the war started. 

Our Sponsors:

To discuss a sponsorship send an e-mail to
We accept all forms of sponsorship
(money, catering and drinks, tableware and decorations rental, raffles and auction items)

Thank you for your support!
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