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Partners In Care Awards.

Please join Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio for our inaugural 2018 Partners In Care Awards Luncheon with keynote speaker, reproductive rights champion Dr. Willie Parker. 

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland Grand Ballroom

300 Lakeside Ave East, Cleveland, OH 44113



Click here to purchase tickets and sponsorships.

For sponsorship and ticketing inquiries or if you have questions about the event, please contact Lauren Marchaza, Director of Donor Engagement, at [email protected] or 216-446-6204 or Eva Allen, Regional Director of Development, at [email protected] or 216-920-4026.

There are several parking lots located close to the Convention Center. Due to limited parking in Downtown Cleveland, we encourage you to use public transportation (RTA), uber, or carpool.

2018 Partners In Care Award Honorees.

Partners In Health Award
Planned Parenthood is privileged to recognize Drs. Cheryl and Mickey Weinstein for their dedication to reproductive health care and wellbeing in Northeast Ohio communities. Through their years of service and generous support, the Weinsteins have been exceptional Partners In Health who have advanced Planned Parenthood’s mission to provide high-quality, affordable reproductive care. 


Partner In Faith Award
Planned Parenthood is privileged to recognize Rabbi Jon Adland for his commitment to reproductive freedom and access to reproductive care for all Ohioans. Through his leadership in the faith community, his longtime support for Planned Parenthood, and his service on the board of Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio, Rabbi Adland models the compassionate care of a true Partner In Faith.

Lainie Hadden Volunteer Award
Planned Parenthood is privileged to recognize Jean Sarlson for her significant contributions, which have allowed us to further our reach and our mission. Through her work as chair of the bi-annual Celebrate! fundraiser, Jean Sarlson has raised over $1 million in support of our patients in Northeast Ohio. For her longtime support and service, we are honored to name her the second annual Lainie Hadden Volunteer Award recipient. 

About Dr. Willie Parker.

“Dr. Parker’s message is one of compassion. He understands that abortion services are not to be vilified, but instead are part a comprehensive health care strategy that should be available to all women.”  

- Iris E. Harvey, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio


Dr. Willie Parker is an OB/GYN specializing in abortions and a reproductive justice advocate. Dr. Parker currently provides abortion care for women in AL, MS, PA, GA, and IL, and is the former Medical Director of Planned Parenthood Metropolitan Washington, DC. His work includes a focus on violence against women, sexual assault prevention, and reproductive health rights through advocacy, provision of contraceptive and abortion services, and men's reproductive health.

Dr. Parker is the chair of the board of Physicians for Reproductive Health, and a board member of The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice and URGE. He was recently honored by the United Nations Office of Human Rights as one of twelve Women’s Human Rights Defenders on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the United Nations’ Fourth World Conference on Women. He has also received Planned Parenthood’s Margaret Sanger Award, the organization’s highest award; the “Champions of Choice” Award from NARAL, the oldest abortion rights advocacy group in the US; the George Tiller, MD, Abortion Provider Award from Physicians for Reproductive Health; and the Personal PAC Leadership award, among others.

Thank you to our Partners In Care Sponsors!

We appreciate your commitment to our patients and reproductive health care and education.

Our Partners In Care Host Committee.

Thank you for your support of this event.