Schedule of Evening Festivities

5:30   Hors d'oeuvres and Drinks Served. Raffle and Silent Auction Bidding Opens.

Check in at the Registration Table when you arrive. You will run a tab for the evening and only make one payment when you check out.

7:15   Dinner

8:00   Raffle Auction Drawing

8:15   Silent Auction Bidding Closes at 10 minute intervals

8:45   Dessert and Coffee

9:00  Entertainment!

Mark Stone - Associate Professor of World Music and Percussion at Oakland University - together with Chinelo Amen-Ra - Music Director of "Sangana" African Dance Company at Wayne State University - will present a program of traditional West African xylophone music and drumming, featuring music of the gyil and the djembe.

10:00 Special Raffle Drawings

10:15 Collect Silent Auction Prizes and Check Out.


thank you!

... to the following businesses/groups for their donations and support:

Campbell Studios, Spillane & Reynolds Orthodontics, The Cheese Lady, The Royal Park Hotel, Steen Photography


Online Donations

Unable to attend but would like to make a donation? Please click here to visit our online donation page. Thank you!

Silent Auction Prizes

Below is a sampling of some of the prizes for our 2018 benefit.

Steen Photography - Portrait Package and Custom Session

2 hour, on site custom session, and portrait package including 1 8x10, 2 5x7, 8 wallets, and 100 holiday or announcement

photo cards.

Donated by Steen Photography

click here for website



2 Sets of 4 Tiger's Tickets to be auctioned!

Winner chooses first & second game choice from schedule provided

Donated by Don Cochrane




Hand-Made Barbie Clothes Collection

By Helen Miller





$250 off Future Orthodontic Treatment & a Basket of Goodies from Spillane & Reynolds Orthodontics





Six Hours of Home Improvement Work

By Licensed Carpenter Todd Elder










.........and much more to come!


Special Raffle Prizes

Tickets will be sold from a deck of cards, everyone has at least a 1:52 chance! Each prize will have a different ticket price, and may be grouped differently.





The Cheese Lady Gift Basket & 6 Tickets to their Fondue Class with Wine Tasting on Thursday, April 12th

Donated by the Cheese lady, Nathaniel & Bryn Brock,

Russell & Andrea Pitcairn



Detroit Dinner & Show Package - 2 Tickets to On Your Feet - the Emilio & Gloria Estefan Story” - Saturday, May 12th @ 2pm & $100 Dinner Certificate for Detroit Theater District Restaurant Donated by Dale & Nancy Genzlinger

.........more to come!


Raffle Ticket Auction

Tickets will be sold for 5 for $15, 10 for $25, or 25 for $50. The prizes will be displayed on the stage.

Prizes include:

  • jewelry
  • home goods
  • toys
  • student artwork & crafts
  • gadgets
  • and more!