24 Hour Helpline: 440-357-1018 / Business Line: 440-357-7321

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We are always looking for ways to connect with our business community!

Partnering is a way we can spread awareness and help those who are in need.

Call Executive Director, Kathy Strancar at 440-357-7321 or kstrancar@forbeshouse.org to explore the opportunities to work together!

Attend Events

Mother’s Day Tea

Get your friends and family together for an afternoon to enjoy tea, tea sandwiches, fun and fundraising to help end the cycle of domestic violence. Event will include a wine/gift card pull, raffles, complimentary photos and spa services, and a competitive bon bon run for dessert by your very own VIP Table Concierge!

Friday, May 10,2024
Noon – 2:00pm
(Doors open at 11:30am)

Mentor Harbor Yachting Club
5330 Coronada Drive
Mentor OH 44060

Cash Dash & Dinner Bash

The annual Reverse Raffle benefiting Forbes House will be an in-person event this year on Friday, October 7 at the Banquet Center at St. Noel in Willoughby Hills.

Join the fun with main & sideboard tickets, raffles to include the famous liquor ladder raffle, 50/50 and basket raffle, a money machine and plenty of onsite fun activities to show your support.

Tickets and Sponsorships will be available August 1st.

Gray Rider's Dice Run

The Gray Rider’s 11th annual Dash for the Cash Run this year benefitting Forbes House. The dice run begins and ends at Jeanne’s in Eastlake with music, food, 50/50, raffle baskets and more! Each ticket gives you a chance to win a wheelbarrow of booze! All Bikes out by noon, police escort to the first stop at Just One More in Kirtland. Last stop is at Jeanne’s with food, music and raffles! Last Bike in by 5pm. Please help end the cycle of domestic violence by supporting Forbes House at this event.

Individual Support

Attend Our Events

Each year Forbes House celebrates the floral season with a hanging basket sale. Flowers are pre-ordered and picked up the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend, perfect for gifts or personal enjoyment! The premium hanging baskets feature a mix of beautiful flowers creatively planted by Sabo’s Woodside Nursery in Madison, Ohio. Proceeds help provide safe shelter for survivors of domestic violence.


Our volunteers have diverse experiences and help with a variety of tasks. Responsibilities are designed to accommodate all schedules and levels of commitment. From a day of service with your work or church group to a regular, scheduled volunteer shift, we can tailor a volunteering experience which enhances your life.

To get involved contact Executive Director, Kathy Strancar at 440-357-7321 or kstrancar@forbeshouse.org.

Make a Donation Online

If you would like to make a monetary donation online, please follow the button below. Thank you!

Mail a Donation

To make a monetary donation, your check can be made payable to Forbes House and mailed to:

Forbes House
P.O. Box 702
Painesville, Ohio 44077

Tax receipts will be mailed after the donation has been processed.

Make a Bequest

Thoughtful estate planning makes it possible to extend your care and concern to adults, children and families at Forbes House for generations to come.

For more information, contact kstrancar@forbeshouse.org.

Receive the Help You Need!

Call: 440-357-1018

Forbes House Helpline is Available 24/7/365