On April 16, St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic School in Grosse Pointe Park held its annual fundraising auction. Guests enjoyed a strolling dinner, desserts, and auctions, featuring items donated by MGM Grand Detroit and Las Vegas, SeaWorld, Shinola, and more. Proceeds from the “Alice in Wonderland” fantasy-themed event benefitted scholarship funding, technology, and enrichment programs at the school.
On April 16 at the Henry Autograph Collection in Dearborn, the Belinda Sue Fund hosted its 5th annual gala with a theme of, "An Evening of Masquerade – Unmask Ovarian Cancer." Guests enjoyed a cocktail hour and dinner, as well as silent and live auctions. Proceeds from the gala benefited ovarian cancer awareness and research, and seeded the Belinda Sue – Mary Jane Welker grant through the Foundation for Women’s Cancer.