On Oct. 5, The Pink Fund hosted its Dancing with the Survivors event at the Silver Garden Events Center in Southfield. The event paired local breast cancer survivors with professional dancers from Astaire Dance Studios, teaching and performing ballroom-style dances. Guests of the fundraising event enjoyed ballroom dances, cocktails, dinner, and more. Proceeds benefited The Pink Fund in its mission to assist local breast cancer patients in active treatment.
On Oct. 6, Beaumont Hospital held its annual Red Tie Ball at the Motor City Casino in Detroit. Guests of the 13th annual ball enjoyed cocktails, silent and live auctions, dinner, entertainment by Fifty Amp Fuse, and more. Proceeds from the elegant, red-tie evening event benefited the Center for Exceptional Families (CEF) and the expansion of the autism center at Beaumont Hospital Dearborn.
Because She’s a Lady hosted their Harvest for Health luncheon at the Detroit Yacht Club on Oct. 7th. Attendees enjoyed live entertainment and raised funds for the organization to continue providing mastectomies and other related services for uninsured and underinsured women with special-needs. Donations also provide mammary support garments to adult and adolescent females with extended bust sizes.
On Sept. 21, Karmanos Cancer Institute held its annual Partners Event at the Michigan Building Theatre in Detroit. Attendees enjoyed an exciting night with a high-end carnival, a strolling cocktail reception and dinner, live entertainment, and more. The 25th annual Partners Night also honored Jack D. Sobel M.D., dean of Wayne State University's School of Medicine. Proceeds from the event benefitted the Karmanos Cancer Institute.
On Sept. 22, the American Cancer Society held its annual Cattle Baron's Ball at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi. Guests dressed in their southwestern best, and enjoyed mechanical bull riding, line dancing, and more. Proceeds from the fundraising gala benefitted the American Cancer Society, helping fund cancer research, patient services, education, and advocacy.