Happy Anniversary!

Welcome to the one-year anniversary issue of West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle! It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since our first issue arrived in homes. Last November we launched West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle with a mission to engage and inspire our communities, raise awareness of local charities and help area businesses grow. We thank you, our…

The Key Event

The Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty’s premier annual fundraising event was a great success on September 10 because of the generosity of community members, sponsors and a dedicated committee of volunteers. The Key Event is a unique fundraiser where attendees enjoy meals from professional chefs at homes within the community.

Fall Gathering at Gracetree

Gracetree Yoga & Growth Studio welcomed the public to an open house at their Cincinnati-Dayton studio in September. Guests experienced yoga, wellness offerings and an astrology reading from the experts at Gracetree.

West Chester Hospital Golf Outing

West Chester Hospital's annual Fall Golf Outing successfully raised funds to support the hospital’s Innovation Fund, which allows for the development and implementation of cutting-edge technology and programs to enhance patient care. On 
September 23, teams enjoyed contests, prizes and creative costumes, in addition to a round of golf.

Faith Alliance Music Festival

Guests enjoyed music, food and fun at the first Sing Out Against Poverty, Annual Faith Alliance Music Festival in Union Centre. Five bands performed Christian praise music in an effort to raise awareness for local poverty and funding for Faith Alliance programs, which serve local neighbors in need.

Remembering A Hero

Corey Hood loved jumping out of airplanes. After serving five tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan with the 82nd and 101st Airborne, Hood, a Lakota West High School graduate, was selected to join the Golden Knights, the United States Army’s elite demonstration and competition parachute team.

A Voice For Veterans

For veterans, coming home after serving in the military or fighting in a war can be daunting. Re-entering civilian life and catching up on life’s missed events is challenging in itself, but adding an injury or financial hardship to the mix can make the adjustment that much more difficult.

Hamilton: A Hidden Gem

Hamilton celebrates a big anniversary this year—our neighboring city is turning 225. The second largest city in southwestern Ohio, Hamilton has the vibrant feel of a historical downtown, without all of the trappings of a trek into Cincinnati. Like the popular musical that shares its name, Hamilton is taking center stage in the landscape of the northern suburbs.

November 2016 Around Town

Full Throttle Indoor Karting is hosting a 24-hour race from November 12-13 to support Racing4Vets, a Cincinnati non-profit organization that races to raise awareness and support for combat-injured military veterans. During the event 16 teams will race against each other and a team of veterans. The event will feature 12 hours of racing on the Adrenaline Rush Super Track and…

Marriage Milestones

When we think of weddings we often limit our thoughts to white gowns, tuxedos, flowers and dancing. Though it is a celebration, a wedding represents something beyond a single event. When the images of cakes and candlelight fade and all of the guests have returned to their homes, the one thing that remains is the unconditional love that exists between…

40 Years Of Growth

The Chamber Alliance has grown from a small group of 12 businessmen in the mid 1970’s, to the region’s third largest Chamber with about 750 member businesses. Its mission is to help establish West Chester and Liberty Townships as the region’s business epicenter. As more businesses begin to call West Chester and Liberty “home,” The Chamber Alliance has been working…

Philanthropic Priorities

Rarely is a single organization able to identify and respond to the needs of an entire community; however, that’s exactly what the Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty is hoping to achieve next Spring. The Foundation will partner with Ignite Philanthropy Advisors to conduct the first-ever comprehensive community needs assessment for the West Chester and Liberty Township area. The final result…

Anniversaries All Around

West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle isn't the only one celebrating a significant anniversary this year. Numerous organizations in our area, and a few beyond our region, are celebrating milestones this year. Hamilton, Ohio, turned an impressive 225 years old this year and has been celebrating as the city continues to revitalize itself into a vibrant community through the arts. Read…