Beyond Basics, a Southfield-based non-profit dedicated to increasing children’s literacy, hosted its Fall Literacy Event on Nov. 9 at a private residence in Detroit. Guests enjoyed cocktails, a strolling dinner, and artwork created by the students Beyond Basics supports.
Walsh College in Troy hosted its 2017 Leadership Awards Dinner on Nov. 18 at MGM Grand Detroit. Guests enjoyed a cocktail hour, a silent auction, dinner, and presentations by this year's honorees to benefit the Jeffery W. Barry Endowed Scholarship and the Leadership Awards Scholarship.
The Detroit Institute of Arts hosted its annual black tie fundraising gala on Nov. 11. Guests enjoyed live musical entertainment to raise funds for the museum's education initiatives, including field trips for more than 70,000 students each year.
St. Jude's Children Research Hospital hosted the St. Jude Detroit Gala on Nov. 10 at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation in Dearborn. Guests enjoyed cocktails, dinner, live and silent auctions, a patient speaker, and contributions supported pediatric cancer patients.
Beaumont Health hosted its annual Autumn Gala on Nov. 11 at the MGM Grand Detroit to benefit the campus expansion of Beaumont Hospital in Farmington Hills. More than 550 guests enjoyed cocktails, a silent auction, a gourmet dinner, and dancing.