Casino Night at the Scarlet Room: Great Night for a Great Cause

Casino Night at the Scarlet Room


Columbus – On October 5th, 2018, After-School All-Stars Ohio hosted its first “Casino Night at the Scarlet Room” fundraiser, an exciting Vegas-style event at the new and exclusive, member-only Scarlet Room located in the popular University District on Lane Avenue. Over 120 guests arrived in their best Buckeye gear to kick-off The Ohio State University’s Homecoming Weekend while raising over $14,000 for at-risk youth in Ohio.


“There wasn’t a better location to kick-off the OSU Homecoming Weekend than the Scarlet Room!” shared Tracy Ensign, Executive Director of ASAS Ohio. “We are so grateful for the support of our sponsors, board members, event partners, and guests, all of which contributed to an entertaining night that raised a lot of money to support the work we do right here in Ohio.”


This year’s event sponsors were: OCP Contractors, Billy Lew Investments, G & J Pepsi, Hollywood Imprints, and Julie & Scott Kriss. Event Partners included Black Diamond Casino Events, Megan Leigh Barnard Photography, and Red Door BBQ.


Founded in 2001, After-School All Stars Ohio is a chapter of the leading national organization that provides free comprehensive after-school programs that keep at-risk children safe and help them succeed in school and in life. By focusing on academics, enrichment activities, and health & fitness, After-School All-Stars has positively impacted and created lasting change for over 10,000 children in underserved communities across Ohio. To more how you can get involved, contact Allison Ansari, Development Manager (