Wow your guests with a beautifully decorated space and cutting edge cuisine all in one place. Our open atrium is perfect for setting up raffle baskets and games that help with your fundraising efforts, but that’s just one aspect of The NEW Center that makes it the perfect event venue for hosting an exciting and successful fundraising or charity event.

Get Creative When It Comes to Raising Funds

Consider the possibilities for your fundraising event at The NEW Center…

  • Fundraising gala
  • Live or silent auction
  • 5k fundraiser
  • Swimathon
  • Benefit concert
  • Benefit fashion show
  • Art show

Our facility has a variety of different rooms that can be used for so many types of events. We offer portable staging and dance floors along with tables and chairs to suit your needs.

Our rooms include:

  • A pre-function area for greetings and cocktails
  • A Grand Ballroom for an elegant dinner, dancing or a show
  • An atrium for raffles, auction tables, socializing, or even a dessert bar
  • A courtyard for a barbecue or live music
  • Sequoia Wellness Center for rock climbing, biking and swimming

Start Planning Your Fundraiser

Want to learn more about the possibilities? Fill out the contact form to speak with an event specialist and start planning your fundraising or charity event at The NEW Center!

Start Planning Your Fundraiser

To learn more about what The NEW Center can do for your event, fill out the form and we will contact you soon!

A Central Location
for Your Guests

Located in Rootstown, Ohio, The NEW Center is just a short drive from Akron, North Canton, Kent, Youngstown, and other cities in the Northeast Ohio region. With hundreds of hotel rooms located within several miles of The NEW Center, shuttle service before and after your event can be arranged for your attendees. Our building is easy to find right off of I-76 and has plenty of complimentary parking available for your guests.

See for yourself how easy it is to get to our location – Schedule a free lunch and tour of The NEW Center today!

News & Events

4 Things to Consider When Planning Your Event Menu

The NEW Center is proud to announce that we’ve revamped and updated our catering menus! We’re proud to be able to offer a variety of delicious options for breakfast, lunch and dinner, all thanks to the experience and direction of our talented Executive Chef, Xavier Smith. Planning a menu for your event can feel daunting—how […]