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Dominican Literacy Center Presents 5th Annual Spelling Bee Fundraiser

September 28, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$30

The Dominican Literacy Center in Detroit presents the the 5th Annual Spelling Bee Fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 28 at the Jam Handy, 2900 Grand Blvd., Detroit. Co-hosted by the executive director of ARISE Detroit!, Luther Keith, and the host of Michigan Radio’s All Things Considered, Rebecca Kruth, this fierce competition features some of the best adult spellers in the area and also serves as a key fundraising activity for the Center.

Guests will enjoy entertainment by Moth Storyteller Dame Wilburn, as well as Mediterranean food, wine and more.

All funds raised will provide financial resources for the Center in support of basic needs such as books, teaching materials, technology, community outreach, and staff.

Event sponsors include by First Nation, Stellantis, Comerica Bank, ProofreadNOW.com, and the Better Health Market and Cafe. The event raises tens of thousands of dollars to help improve Detroit’s literacy rate.

For more information about the Dominican Literacy Center, or to purchase tickets, visit dlcliteracy.org.

Details

Date:
September 28, 2023
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$30
Website:
dlcliteracy.org

Organizer

Dominican Literacy Center
Phone:
313.267.1000
Email:
kwilliams@dlcliteracy.org
Website:
dlcliteracy.org

Other

Organizer Name
Kimberly Williams
Organizer Phone
313.267.1000
Organizer Website
dlcliteracy.org
Organizer Email
kwilliams@dlcliteracy.org
Is this event charitable?
Yes
Is this event local within metropolitan Detroit?
Yes
Please list the organization name(s) hosting this event.
The Dominican Literacy Center
Please list the organization name(s) that benefit from proceeds of this event.
The Dominican Literacy Center
Please explain what this charity supports, i.e., programs, services, etc.
All funds raised will provide financial resources for the Center in support of basic needs such as books, teaching materials, technology, community outreach, and staff.
Which categories does this event fall under? (Please check all that apply)
Education, Entertainment, Fundraiser
Which categories does this agenda fall under? (Please check all that apply)
Game
Emcee/Host/Media Personality
Host of Michigan Radio’s All Things Considered, Rebecca Kruth
Sponsors
First Nation, Stellantis, Comerica Bank, ProofreadNOW.com, and the Better Health Market and Cafe
Event Submitter Email (required)
bcurry@marxlayne.com

Venue

Jam Handy, 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202
2900 E Grand Blvd
Detroit,MI48202United States
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Website:
https://thejamhandy.com/