Celebrating Marcy Kaptur

This is a dinner/reception that is in honor of Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, held at Friendship Park Community Center, 2930 131st St. in Point Place.


  • 5:00 pm Meet & Greet Time
  • 6:00 pm Dinner begins (Jiggs Dinner)

The general public is invited to join us for only $15 per person, and $5 for children 6-12. Children under 6 are free.

Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur is the longest serving woman in the House of Representatives, and it is our privilege to invite the residents of Ohio’s 9th District to honor and celebrate her and her accomplishments.

You may purchase your dinner tickets online, or at Friendship Park. Deadline to order tickets is March 6.

Buy your tickets online now!

Buying your tickets online is easy. Just register here for you and your guests, and pay using your credit card. You will receive a receipt, which you can print and bring as your ticket to the event and dinner. Or, you can send a check to: PPBA, PO Box 5074, Toledo, OH 43611.

Online purchase of dinner tickets for children is not possible. When you purchase your adult tickets online, put a note in the comment section, indicating the of number of children’s tickets you want. They will be reserved to be picked up at the door with your adult tickets. You will pay for your children’s tickets at the door. A confirmation email will be sent.

PPBA Members: If you don’t pay online, you will need to purchase your ticket(s) in advance at Friendship Park.

Questions? Contact President Joyce Ejhinger at 419-320-9979.

Scholarships available

The PPBA Scholarship Foundation awards several scholarships each year to High School seniors in the Point Place/Shoreland area. We invite you to apply for a PPBA scholarship. Here is all the information you need.

Remember to email your name, address, and telephone number to ppscholarship@gmail.com to let us know that you are downloading the application so we can look for your completed packet. Thank you!

Click here for instructions on how to apply for a scholarship

Click here for the application form

Deadline for application: February 23, 2019

Scholarship recipients will be honored at a special banquet on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.

For more information or questions, contact President Pat Stimson (419-349-6168), or send an email to ppscholarship@gmail.com.

A Great Time to Join the PPBA!

The Point Place Business Association is over 130 members strong, including Paid Members, Life Members and Honorary Members. Established in 1948, our unique organization’s purpose is to promote the general welfare and business interests of the Point Place and Shoreland Communities. Area business owners, managers and professionals are eligible for membership. We have monthly dinner meetings on the third Wednesday of every month.

Here are some of the many benefits that paid PPBA members receive:

  • Meet business people who share your hopes and concerns
  • Business gatherings and targeted community activities
  • Access to reduced-rate health insurance through Paramount Insurance Company (see flyer below)
  • Monthly meetings featuring great meals (included in your dues)
  • Our Scholarship Foundation gives away thousands of dollars a year to High School seniors
  • Our Legacy Foundation provides long-term community support
  • Largest Easter Egg Hunt in Toledo
  • Point Place Days every June with one of the largest parades in Toledo and many community activities during the month

If you join now, your dues will include the remainder of 2018 and all of 2019!

Download the application form here, or apply online here.

Friday will be a beautiful day to golf! Come join the fun and support our Foundations!

The annual Scholarship and Legacy Foundation Golf Outing is scheduled for Friday, July 27 at the Detwiler Golf Course. All proceeds from the event will directly fund both foundations. This is the major annual fund-raising opportunity for both foundations

The cost for the scramble event is $90 per person, and includes 18 holes of golf, cart rental, dinner, and Bonus Trail Pass good for 4 rounds of golf at Ottawa Park, South Toledo, Detwiler Park, and Collins Park. First Place Prize is $500 cash, and Second Place is $460 cash.

Registration is at 11:00 am for a 12:00 noon shotgun start. Dinner of prime rib, provided by Black Pearl, begins at 5:00 pm. If you don’t want to golf, you can still enjoy the prime rib dinner for only $25.

Create your own foursome or sign up individually.

Click here for all the information, including Registration Form and how to sponsor a hole.

For more information, please call 419-727-3275.