Awards & Events

CityScape to Honor Home Savings at Grass Roots Gala

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown CityScape will hold its 11th annual Grass Roots Gala Feb. 27 at Stambaugh Auditorium, presenting its Grass Roots Award to Home Savings Bank and its president and CEO, Gary Small.

The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour, followed by a dinner at 6:30 p.m.

“Home Savings Bank has been a proud partner of Youngstown CityScape for over 20 years and a cornerstone supporter. Home Savings Bank has been headquartered in downtown Youngstown for nearly 130 years, and understands that the city is the engine of this community,” said CityScape Executive Director Sharon Letson in a statement. 

“As a CityScape board member, Gary Small has contributed to our mission of developing greenspace and promoting projects that help create a sense of place,” she continued. “2020 will be a transitional year for Home Savings Bank, as they expand their business focus across the state. We look forward to this opportunity to acknowledge the bank’s long tradition of investment in the people and institutions of Youngstown and Gary’s leadership at Home Savings and as a member of our board.”

CityScape is also accepting sponsorships for the event, which will be tax deductible. For more information, visit

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.