The Downtown Detroit Partnership hosted its Detroit Aglow Dinner and Fundraiser on Nov. 24 at the MGM Grand Detroit. More than 700 guests enjoyed a turkey dinner with all of the fixings. Sponsors included Strategic Staffing Solutions, DTE Energy Co., Detroit Medical Center, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Comerica, KMPG, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
The Parade Co. in Detroit held its annual Hob Nobble Gobble at Ford Field on Nov. 21, as a prelude to America's Thanksgiving Parade. More than 2,200 guests enjoyed a strolling dinner, carnival rides, dancing, games, and performances by Fifty Amp Fuse, MKTO, and Vanilla Ice.
The International Institute Foundation held its 31st annual Heritage Hall of Fame Celebration on Nov. 6 at the Colony Club in downtown Detroit. The event, which drew more than 250 people, honored six exceptional leaders from various ethnic backgrounds who have made outstanding contributions to the American way of life.
Alderney Advisors hosted "A Tribute to Detroit's Comeback" at the Detroit Institute of Arts on Nov. 18. The event brought together more than 100 top executives while highlighting the Southfield-based firm's support to the community.