Local filmmaker Keith Famie hosted a special premiere for his new documentary, "The Embrace of Dying: How We Deal with the End of Life," at Ironwood Grill inside the Emagine Theatres in Royal Oak on Feb. 7 ahead of its debut on Detroit Public Television.
The Community House in Birmingham hosted its first Bates Street Society dinner on Jan. 30, officially inducting donors into the newly formed “Bates Street Society.” Members of the society have donated more than $25,000 to the Community House. The event featured live entertainment and a three-course seated dinner.
The Downtown Detroit Partnership hosted its annual Detroit Aglow fundraiser on Nov. 23 at the MGM Grand Detroit. In addition to a cocktail reception and a children's musical performance, guests were treated to a roasted turkey dinner.
More than 75 people attended a birthday celebration for the Hon. Ed Sosnick, a former Oakland County Circuit Court judge and president of the RESTORE Foundation, at Eddie Merlot's in Bloomfield Hills on Jan. 28. The RESTORE Foundation hosted the event.
DBusiness magazine hosted a breakfast featuring Jack Aronson, the founder of Garden Fresh Gourmet and owner of Clinton Township-based Great Fresh Foods and Clean Planet Proteins, at the Great Lakes Culinary Center in Southfield on Feb. 2. Aronson shared his story of selling Garden Fresh Gourmet to Campbell Soup Co. and launching two new businesses.