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Honoring Hometown Heroes

The FBI Cleveland Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBICLECAAA) invites you to our 2018 Honoring Hometown Heroes event.  


The Mayfield Sand Ridge Club

Friday, October 19, 2018

5:30pm – 8:30pm

$65 ticket includes: Hors d’oeuvres, dinner, valet parking, and silent auction.

All proceeds benefit the FBI Cleveland Citizens Academy Alumni Association – a 501(c)(3) organization.


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Keynote Speaker – Tim Brown 

Tim Brown is a retired, decorated 20-year FDNY firefighter, a survivor of the 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, and a first responder to the 1993 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. He lost 93 of his friends on September 11, including his two best friends. Tim is also a veteran of the New York Urban Search & Rescue Task Force team that responded to the 1995 terrorist attack on the Alfred P. Murrah federal building in Oklahoma City. He has appeared frequently on national news channels, including CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, CNBC and dozens of local news programs.



Community Leader

Kurt Karakul, President and Executive Director, Third Federal Foundation

Safety Forces

Andrew March, Officer, Independence Police Department


Sheila D. Halton, Founder, V.O.I.D.


Greg Hampton and Donald Hughes, Ohio City Ambassadors, Downtown Cleveland Alliance

Special Agent Joe Russ Memorial Scholarship 

Gold Star Plaque – Family of Laurie Fournier


You do not need to be a member to attend and we encourage you to invite your friends and associates.


Thank you to our 2018 sponsors for their generous support:

Block by Block

Downtown Cleveland Alliance

Ohio City Improvement Corporation

Markers, Inc.

Third Federal Foundation