Special Events

Youth Challenge hosts a number of special events each year to help raise funds to support the mission. See below for more information and sponsorship opportunities.

YC Rocks! Volume 2: Annual Benefit & Auction
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us May 15!

We are looking forward to Youth Challenge’s Annual Benefit & Auction, YC Rocks! Volume 2 on Saturday, May 15, 2021. This event will be virtual with options to experience to event at home. There are two participation options:

  1. Enjoy Catering at Home: Whether you’d like a snack or full dinner, we’ve got you covered! Order your catering for pick-up or home delivery, break into your delicious food and wine, and watch the YC Rocks! Volume 2 live stream from the comfort of your own home at 8 pm on May 15. See our ticket page for pricing information.
  2. Watch the Live Stream: Just like our 2020 Virtual Benefit, anyone can enjoy the Annual Benefit & Auction live stream from their own home – no purchase necessary! Simply register on this site to be enrolled in event notifications then watch the live stream from your home at 8 pm on May 15.

NEW for 2021: Celebrate your YC Star with a YC Star Sponsorship. For just $100, you can shout out a person or  business with a half-slide feature during our live stream pre-show on May 15. This is a great way to honor a graduating senior, highlight a local business, or celebrate someone special. Purchase a Star Sponsorship at www.YouthChallengeSports.com/YCRocks.

Tickets are on sale now at www.YouthChallengeSports.com/Benefit.

During the pre-event slideshow, beginning at 7:30 pm ET on May 15, you’ll see features of YC Stars! Visit www.YouthChallengeSports.com/Stars  to see all features. Star sponsorships are on sale at this link.

Questions? Contact Carolyn Palmer, YC Communications & Events Manager, at 440.892.1001×13 or cpalmer@youthchallengesports.com.


Thank you to our sponsors!

Multi-Platinum Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors:

Gold Sponsors:

Silver Sponsors:

Other Event Supporters:

  • Henkel Corporation
  • Kaufman Container Company
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • TMC Employee Benefits
  • Vitamix


Small Businesses Supporting YC’s Auction:

Thank you to all the small businesses supporting Youth Challenge in this year’s auction! The auction will open on Monday, May 10, 2021. All of these businesses have contributed to the auction. We encourage you to bid on auction packages and support these small businesses!