Grand Lobby of the Downtown Toledo train station. 300 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.


Sunday, December 6th, 2020 @ 5pm – 8pm


All proceeds benefit the Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund (NOSF) and HOPE Learning Academy Foundation of Toledo.

Tickets sales for our 2019 event are now closed.

For more information regarding this event, NOSF or HOPE Learning Academy, please contact us at jlavalley@rlwest.com.

I cannot take a ride on the Polar Express but would like to support this worthwhile effort by making a donation.

Proceeds Benefit

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NOSF provides need-based scholarship assistance for K-8 students from Northwest Ohio to use for private schools or for homeschool expenses. NOSF, celebrating its 20th year of awarding scholarships, has awarded $13.7 million in scholarships to 16,000 students since 1999. Visit nosf.org to learn more.

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HOPE Foundation

HOPE Learning Academy Foundation supports HOPE Learning Academy in its commitment to provide an excellent and accommodating education for children with special needs. The school is dedicated to serving K-8 students who need to learn in a non-traditional classroom setting. Visit hopelearningacademy.org to learn more.

On Track for Education proudly presents “A Night on the Polar Express,” a magical evening benefiting two local non-profit organizations, Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund (NOSF) and HOPE Learning Academy Foundation. This special evening features culinary treats from local restaurants, delicious drinks, and special interactive experiences from other local organizations. All proceeds raised from this event directly benefit NOSF and HOPE. We hope you will join us at the 3rd Annual On Track for Education event on Sunday, December 8th, 2019!

If you or your organization would like to play a major role as a sponsor for A Night on the Polar Express, please contact Ann Riddle at 419-720-7048 or at ariddle@nosf.org for sponsorship information.

Thank You to our 2019 Restaurants

Thank You to our 2019 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors: Conductor

Engineer Sponsors

In the Memory of Dick and Mary Ann LaValley

Ticket Master Sponsors

Brakeman Sponsors

John and Yolanda Szuch
John and Jeanie Hayward

Arthur and Mary Mancini

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