Cancer Alliance for Research, Education and Survivorship

Annual Gala 2004

An Evening with Scott Hamilton & Friends on Ice

The fifth annual Scott CARES Ice Show and Gala was held on Saturday, November 6, 2004. Proceeds from the event will be used to support research and patient programs at The Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center as well as further the mission of the Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative (Cancer Alliance for Research, Education and Survivorship). For the fifth year, local philanthropist Maria Miller served as chairwoman of the successful gala.

Special Musical Guest
LeAnn Rimes

Participating Skaters
Scott Hamilton, Kristi Yamaguchi, Ilia Kulik, Brian Orser, Kurt Browning, Rosalynn Sumners, Jozef Sabovcik, Steven Cousins, Silvia Fontana, Katie Orscher & Garrett Lucash, Kimmie Meissner, Lucinda Ruh


Presenting Sponsor


Platinum Media Sponsor

The Plain Dealer

Associate Sponsors

The Jack N. and Lilyan Mandel Foundation

Medical Mutual of Ohio

Official Sponsors

Forest City Enterprises Charitable Foundation

The Samuel H. and Maria Miller Foundation

Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Champion Sponsors


Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Tomsich

Gold Medal Table Sponsors

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent T. Aveni

AVI Foodsystems, Inc.

Brennan Family Foundation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Dr. and Mrs. Steven DeMaiolo

Corrine L. Dodero Trust for the Arts & Sciences

Gross Builders

Mr. Lucius B. McKelvey

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Park

The Pioneer Fund

J.M. Smucker Company

Mr. and Mrs. Brian J. Taussig

Silver Medal Table Sponsors


The Children’s Hospital at The Cleveland Clinic

Mr. and Mrs. Butch Davis

The DiGeronimo Families

84 Lumber Company

Fifth Third Bank

Mr. and Mrs. Carl D. Glickman

Mr. Robert Kain and Mr. Peter Johnson / IMG

Key Bank

Key Bank / SecoLink Settlement Services, LLC

Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Miller

Mr. Norman Millstein

Mr. and Mrs. A. Malachi Mixon, III

The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Trotter

Mr. and Mrs. Steven M. Viny and Mr. Umberto Fideli

Mr. and Mrs. George Wasmer

Bronze Medal Table Sponsors

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Amsdell


Cell Therapeutics

The Cleveland Clinic Glickman Urological Institute

The Cleveland Clinic Institutional Relations and Development


Diocese of Cleveland Foundation


General Motors – Parma

Gorman-Lavelle Corporation

J.M. Security Services / James and Elaine Mikesina


MGI Pharma

The James B. Oswald Company


Squire, Sanders & Dempsey

Gold Patrons

Nottigham-Spirk Design Associates

Silver Patrons

Ms. Eleanor Abrams

Mr. and Mrs. Dale Lewis

Bronze Patrons

Mark George Adler, DDS

Ms. Rita Aichlmayr

Ms. Ruth Barker

Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Borstein

Collins, Gordon, Bostwick Architects

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Czech

Mr. and Mrs. William DeLaney

Ms. Elizabeth Fleisher

Jan Frandsen, NP-C and Catherine Henry, M.D.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gerlach

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Hatch

Dr. Susan B. LeGrand

Mr. Jim Irwin and Ms. Donna Luby

Ms. Sherilyn Lawson

Ms. Trudi Marrapodi

Ms. Lois McCormick

Ms. Betsi Orth

Ms. Carol Presdorf

Mr. Robert Reuter

Ms. Sandy Russo

Mr. and Mrs. James Salmond

Ms. Ruth Studer

Mr. Fred Svekric

Ms. Glenna Todovich

Ms. Janet Tucek

Mr. and Mrs. John Telich Sr.

Dr. Arthur Weinstein and Ms. Cathy Randall

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Zito

Special Thanks To

Mr. Robert Anderson

Arnie Klein of Blooms by Plantscaping

Ms. Jeanette Grasselli Brown

The Cafaro Foundation

Marty & Norma Conn of Marty Conn National Entertainment for the music of Nightbreeze

Consolidated Graphics

Doner Advertising

Elevation Group

Ms. Ann Greenthal

Ms. Elizabeth Grissinger

The Gordon and Llura Gund Foundation


Independence Communications

Dr. and Mrs. Michael Joyce

Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Kamins

Ms. Jean Kennedy

Alex Macheskee and The Plain Dealer

Brian McAleese Memorial Foundation

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Mr. Nacy Panzica

Renaissance Cleveland Hotel

The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Rudy

Ms. Yvonne Simich

Michael Sterling & Associates



Wollowick Family Foundation