Event Category: Events
Life Directions, Detroit’s peer-to-peer mentor organization, will host its signature fundraising event, the Spark of Hope Tribute Gala, on Saturday, Sept. 19, at 6 p.m. at the GM Wintergarden Renaissance Center. The evening’s festivities include a VIP reception; live and silent auctions; dinner; entertainment with the Swing Shift Orchestra; an afterglow; and networking with corporate, community, and student representatives. Lila Lazarus will emcee the event. Ed Peper, U.S. vice president of General Motors Fleet, will be the honorary gala chairman. Kim Adams House, head of all brands for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, will be
honored for the Lifetime Achievement Award. Paul Glantz, co-founder and chairman of Emagine Entertainment Inc., will be honored for the Guiding Light Award. All proceeds help to provide the right tools for young people to lead their lives in a more purposeful direction! Tickets and sponsorships are available at lifedirections.org or by calling 313-420-0310.