The Karmanos Cancer Institute 30th Annual Fundraising Dinner

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute raised nearly $1.7 million at its 30th annual fundraising dinner. More than 500 people attended the event on April 28 at the General Motors Vehicle Engineering Center. Photos by Patrick Gloria


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