The Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums, Michigan Chapter, hosted a reception on Aug. 4 at Antonio's Cucina Italiana in Canton Township. The event, which drew 150 people, raised more than $400,00 for the restoration of artwork at the Vatican.
The 17th annual Archbishop's Gala for the Sacred Heart Major Seminary was held on June 19 in the Grand Ballroom at Cobo Center in downtown Detroit. The event included a raffle, a silent auction, live entertainment, and a gourmet dinner.
DBusiness celebrated the 2014 class of 30 in Their Thirties on Oct. 15 at BoConcept in Birmingham. Guests enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, and networking with the 30 business professionals nominated by our readers and featured in the Sept/Oct issue.
Nonprofit Danialle Karmanos' Work It Out and DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan hosted the fifth annual Motor City Bike Ride on July 19 at Belle Isle Park in Detroit. The event helped raise funds to promote health among children in metro Detroit.
The Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn held an opening night reception on July 31 for the exhibit "Driving Greatness: Bringing the Past into the Future — The Art of Alexander Buchan." The artist worked in the design studio of General Motors for 38 years.