On Jan. 15, the 2010 North American International Auto Show Gala was held at Cobo Center in Detroit. The black-tie event included a preview of auto displays and a performance by The Romantics. Since 1989, the Charity Preview has generated more than $81 million for children's charities in Southeastern Michigan. Photographs by Agnes Domanska and Christine M.J. Hathaway.
On Jan. 17, at the Marlene Boll Theatre at the Detroit YMCA, Giada Valenti took guests on a romantic journey during her show, "From Venice with Love." Valenti, a veteran of New York's best cabaret rooms, sang her unique interpretations of songs by Etta James, Edith Piaf, The Doors, and more.
On Jan. 16 at Ford Field, the 2015 AutoGlow was hosted by Lisa and Bill Ford and Jane and Mark Fields. All net proceeds benefited the Children’s Center of Wayne County, which offers more than 20 programs to over 7,500 children and families annually dealing with issues including abuse, neglect, mental illness and behavioral problems. Guests enjoyed delicious food, and live entertainment.