Leaders for Literacy Happy Hour 2022

Beyond Basics, a Southfield-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, hosted the Leadership for Literacy Happy Hour on Thursday, Sept. 22, at The Riverside in Detroit. Leaders for Literacy is a Beyond Basics committee comprised on young professionals in southeast Michigan dedicated to addressing the illiteracy epidemic in America. All funds raised go toward the organization’s programs. Guests enjoyed networking, drinks, and speakers. Partners for the event included Village Palm, Village Wine Ship, Roman Village Cucina Italiana, Eventus Detroit, Source Audio Systems, Hour Detroit, Dragonmead Brewery, and Newport. // Photographs by Patrick Gloria