Tribute to the Blue

Cleveland Police Foundation

Don’t miss the Cleveland Police Foundation’s Tribute to the Blue Celebration on September 28, 2017, an evening to celebrate and recognize the contributions made by community leaders and our men and women in blue.


Tribute to the Blue

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Please purchase tickets in advance of the event. We can’t wait to see you there! Questions? Call (216) 623-3333.
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Tribute To The Blue Honorary Event Chairs
Cleveland Police Chief Calvin D. Williams
Chief Edward P. Kovacic (Retired)
Ohio State Representative Thomas F. Patton

2017 Award Recipients

Man of the Year
Mr. James F. Doyle, President, Hemingway Development, LLC 

Police Officer of the Year
Sergeant Mitchell Sheehan, Second District Vice Unit

Community Service Award
Patrol Officer Richard Auner (Retired), Patrol Officer Jeff Stanczyk (Retired) and Patrol Officer John “JT” Thomas (Retired) et al of the Cops, Kids & Christmas Program 

The Police Officers of the Month

CPF Founders Award
Sergeant Charles W. (Chas.) Lane Jr. (Retired) 

HofbrauhausThursday, September 28, 2017
Hofbräuhaus Cleveland 
1550 Chester Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114 (map)

VIP Reception: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Event: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

VIP ticket $125
General Admission Ticket: $50
Active or Retired Police Officer Ticket: $40 (limit 2 per PO)

Thank You to our Community Partners!

2017 tttb sponsors
For more information on how you can become a sponsor, click here.


The Cleveland Police Foundation is the official charity for the Cleveland Division of Police and the only organization authorized to solicit charitable contributions on its behalf.

In addition to providing funding for youth and community outreach programs, community policing and engagement initiatives, safety & crime prevention programs, and supporting the members of the Cleveland Division of Police to help them better perform their duties, the CPF proudly supports the following charities in accomplishing their mission.

Contributions to the CPF are tax deductible under section 501 (c)(3) of the IRS Code.

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Thank you for supporting the mission of the CPF.