Donors who make gifts to the Community Shares Annual Fund of $500.00 or more are recognized as Margaret Fuller Circle Members at our annual Giving Circle Appreciation reception.
The 2018 Margaret Fuller Circle Appreciation Event is:
Thursday, October 4
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Host venue: Cincinnati Observatory (3489 Observatory Place, Cincinnati, Ohio 45208)
Each year, the event includes a keynote speaker who is a local social justice thought leader. If you would like to join, please contact us.
This year, we are excited to announce our keynote speakers: Jorge and Pancha Martinez, immigration rights advocates. Jorge is the Principal at Jorge Martinez, Attorney At Law, based in Hamilton, Ohio providing bilingual immigration legal services including family visas, naturalization, removal defense, and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. They will share their experience with immigration policy and insights from volunteering at a family detention center in South Texas.
Following the presentation and discussion, guests will be treated to a guided tour of the Observatory and their antique telescope by Dean Regas, co-host of the PBS show, “Star Gazers” and WVXU radio show “Looking Up”.
Margaret “Peggy” Fuller (1921-2014) – In Remembrance
Margaret Fuller was a loyal founding supporter of Community Shares of Greater Cincinnati. She was politically active, supporting issues closely aligned with Community Shares’ mission. After relocating from Cincinnati to Carmel, California, she had maintained close ties to Cincinnati and until the end of her life, remained a dedicated major donor of Community Shares.