PALa Gala 2022

The Oakland County Sheriff Police Athletic League (PAL) hosted its 2022 PALa Gala on Friday, April 29 at the Maven by Midfield – Hangar 2, with a VIP reception held before at the Oakland County International Airport, both in Waterford Township. The event featured dinner, drinks, live entertainment by local band The Crasherz, and more. Funds generated go to supporting the Sheriff PAL, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which aims to create a safe environment and a structure where law enforcement and community partners empower young people to reach their full potential through athletics, mentoring, and other programs. The event was sponsored by Flagstar Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Meijer, and many more. // Photographs by Taleen Markarian