Month: October 2020

Thank You “A Circus with a Purpose” Event Team!


It takes a tremendous amount of energy, planning and teamwork from volunteers and staff to create a successful event. THANK YOU to the entire OneSource Center event team for everything you did to make 2020’s “A Circus with a Purpose” event such a success! You are appreciated!  We couldn’t have done it without you!

“A Circus with a Purpose” Nonprofit Thank You Event: Highlights and Photos

Nonprofit staffs and their families turned out in force to celebrate their front-line impact on our region on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at OneSource Center’s Drive-Through “A  Circus with a Purpose.”  Lots of smiles as audiences experienced featured acts from the Cincinnati Circus, the Syrian Shrine Clowns, the “Polished Brass” QuintetCincinnati Reds’ Rosie Red, the Cincinnati Fire Museum, and additional circus treats.  Goodie bags, popcorn, United Dairy Farmers ice cream and laughter were also shared by all.   Special thanks to all OneSource Center sponsors, donors and volunteers who made the event possible and support our belief that nonprofits are vital to a thriving community!  

Did you get your photo taken by one of our event photographers?  Check out your smiling face at our “A Circus with a Purpose” Smiling Face Club page!  

Our “A Circus with a Purpose” Event Video features highlights of the day’s events.  We also have a recap of the Awards presentations!  You can find both here.  

Thank you to our sponsors, donors and friends who made this event possible.  

Enjoy memories of the fun Drive-Through Circus experience below!  

Register for National Philanthropy Day

This year’s National Philanthropy Day is being held November 5 at 11:30 a.m. The virtual event includes celebrating award winners, post-event networking, and an inspiring presentation by Alandis Powell, the woman behind the Black Lives Matter Mural in downtown Cincinnati. Tickets are $25 and a great price for you to host participants or invite your nonprofit friends to host participants or invite your nonprofit friends to join. More details here.

Smiling faces at “A Circus with a Purpose”

OneSource Center thanked hundreds of nonprofit friends and their families at the “A Circus with a Purpose” event on Sunday, October 25, 2020. The Drive-Through Circus event received lots of “thumbs up” and we were thrilled to share in this fun and safe outdoor circus-themed experience with you! Be sure to check out all 3 pages of happy faces (click to enlarge)!

“A Circus with a Purpose” Pre-Event Show!

Nonprofit staff and families…
Learn more about OneSource Center’s
“A Circus with a Purpose”
 Sunday, October 25
Honoring your gifts of service to the community
during these challenging times

Register TODAY at the EVENTS tab at!
(Registration requested for goodie bags!)  

“A Circus with a Purpose”
Sunday, October 25
Location:  Museum Center at Union Terminal

Drive-Through Circus Experience 4 – 6 pm
Featuring the Cincinnati Circus, Syrian Shrine Clowns
Polished Brass” Quintet, Cincinnati Reds’ Rosie Red 
Cincinnati Fire Museum feature, treats and additional attractions!
Circus goodie bags for registered attendees!