On Oct. 16, the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan hosted a launch party at a private residence to celebrate the 10th Annual Kidney Ball. More than 75 people attended the event, including Detroit Lion Lomas Brown and former Detroit Red Wing Joe Kocur.
Winning Futures held its Rare Everyday Heroes Award Ceremony and Student Scholarship Presentation on July 19 at the Emagine Theatre in Royal Oak. During the event, five high school seniors were each awarded a $2,500 scholarship.
Cauley Ferrari in West Bloomfield held a private reception on July 17 for its clients and their guests at the Arteva Homes Showcase in Rochester Hills. The evening event included a tour of the home and a strolling dinner from Silver Spoon Ristorante in Rochester.
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.