Friends Helping Friends has several events throughout the year. Our traditional events include Jingle Bell Rock, The Christmas Luncheon, The Spring Event and The Annual Golf Outing. In addition to these events, several of our members throw their own events that raise money for Friends Helping Friends. See below for our upcoming event details!

Jingle Bell Rock, December 1st!

Join us for our Annual Jingle Bell Rock Party! It’s our biggest event with approximately 500 attendees!

Event Time: Friday, December 1st, 7-11:30pm.

Location: Ahern Banquet & Catering Center, 726 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake, OH 44012.

Includes: Live band, drinks, spirits, heavy hors d’oeuvre & raffle items


Table Cost: $400/Table of 10. CLICK HERE TO BUY YOUR TABLE OF 10!

Or make checks payable to: “Friends Helping Friends” & mail to Kevin Kelly at Cruises Etc. 17407 Lorain Rd., #204, Cleveland, OH 44111.  FHF is a 501c3 non-profit, charity. Tax ID #43-2117294.

Details: Visit the Jingle Bell Rock Party website

Questions: Call Kevin Kelly from Cruises Etc. at 216-251-6700

Donations: Monetary, Auction items & Raffle items are also appreciated. Please drop them off at the Cruises Etc. office 17407 Lorain Rd., #204, Cleveland, OH 44111 or Mindtree at 25050 Country Club Blvd, #105, North Olmsted, OH 44070.

*To arrange pick up of donations, please call Janet Dorenkott at 440-503-5200 or Sarah Dorenkott at 440-263-6243.

Christmas Luncheon, December 8th!

What: Friends Helping Friends 40th annual Christmas Luncheon

When: Friday Dec.8th. 11a.m. to 2pm.

Where: Ahern Catering and  Banquet Center, 726 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake, OH


Christmas songs by the North Ridgeville Choir, a great lunch, cash bar, message from the board & plans for the future.

Checks can be mailed to the Friends Helping Friends office at 21135 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park, OH 44126. Please let us know if this check is for your annual pledge, the luncheon or both. We request that each member donate at least $150/year for their annual pledge, in addition to their event ticket. Thank you for your continued support!