Beyond Basics’ Coming Together for Children Annual Event

Southfield-based literacy nonprofit Beyond Basics celebrated National Reading Month with its Coming Together for Children Annual Event on March 25 at the Detroit Athletic Club. The evening, which was emceed by WJR radio host Kevin Dietz, featured a cocktail hour followed by dinner and a program. During the event, Beyond Basics honored this year’s Literacy Chair Award recipient, Kathleen McCann, and the “Whatever It Takes” Award recipient, The Wayne and Joan Webber Foundation. It also announced the recipient of The Jack Aronson Radiating Character Award.