The Uniting Hearts / Creating Families Annual Spring Fundraising Gala will be held Friday, April 28, 2017, at Meadowbrook Country Club, 40941 W. 8 Mile Road, Northville, Michigan. Doors open at 6:00 pm with a silent auction and progressive dining stations. Dessert will be served and there will be a brief program at 7:30 pm. Auction winners will be announced at 8:00 pm.

We are looking forward to a wonderful evening together, and would love it if you would join us! Tickets are $25 per person. If you are interested in attending or donating, please contact Nicole Racine 517.327.1388 or lansing@adoptionassociates.net.

 

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:

Financial Technology - Peggy J Buche

AAI Board - Patrick and Donna McGow

Embassy Property Management - John Newbabcock

Frank Migliazzo

Mike and Holly Vredegoogd

Lud and Trudy Koci

Gregg and Jane Bareman

Gordon and Nancy Cannon

 

2017 SPRING GALA SILENT AUCTION ITEMS

  • Walt Disney World Tickets - 4 Hopper Passes for One Day = $680 value

  • Gift Basket of items from Africa = retail $150

  • Firekeepers Casino = $100 gift card

  • Chateau Chantal - VIP Tour and Wine Tasting for 6 (expires 3/2018)

  • Chateau Chantal - VIP Tour and Wine Tasting for 6 (expires 4/2018)

  • Voucher for Birmingham Martial Arts = $250

  • Gift Certificate for Green Daffodil = $100 (store in Ferndale - Michigan made items)

  • Autographed Piano Sheet Music from JT Harding (x6)

  • Autographed photos (from last year - Otis Smith (NFL), Len Dawson (NFL)

  • Oriental Trading Co. = $25 gift card

  • Lansing Lugnuts = Family Pass for 4 to a baseball game

  • Olympia Entertainment = movie passes (not sure of amount yet)

  • Impression 5 Museum = Basket of Merchandise + 4 passes = $100 value

  • Henry Ford Museum = Family Membership

  • Autographed Detroit Lions Football - Matt Stafford

  • Brys Estate Vineyard and Winery - VIP Pass (two souvenir logo glasses, two coupons for wine tastings, complimentary 5 itme cheese and charcuterie board and two coupons for two glasses of wine)

  • Castaway Cafe - 10 passes

  • Potter Park Zoo - Family Membership for one year

  • Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village- Family Membership (Retail $175)

  • Leoses Clothing - FOR COLORED ONLY = fighting racism

  • Detroit Tigers Autographed Photo - Jose Iglesias ($75 value)

  • Streetside Seafood = $100 gift card

  • Fishing Charter - The Big Weenie - Grand Haven ($750 value)

  • Cedar Point - 2 tickets

  • Detroit Tigers Tickets - 2 Tickets + Parking Pass

  • Detroit Tigers Tickets - 4 Tickets + Parking Pass

  • Detroit Tigers Tickets - 4 Tickets + Parking Pass

  • Detroit Tigers Tickets - 4 Tickets (no parking pass)

  • U of M Football Game (v. Rutgers) - 4 Tickets (Homecoming)

  • Cooler with College Items = U of M and MSU

  • Lilly Pulitzer Items

  • Wines for Humanity - 6 Bottle In-Home Wine Tasting for up to 20 people with private Wine Advisor for 2 hours = X 2 ($250 value each)

  • Magic Johnson Signed Autograph LA Lakers Jersey Purple + COA = $700

  • Sparty Signed Autographed 8x10 photo + COA = $50

  • Isaiah Thomas PIstons autographed 8x10 photo + COA = $100

  • 5K Basket (TOUCHED BY ADOPTION - tshirts, bracelets, free registrations, etc.) = $200

  • Green Bay Packers - George Koonce signed 8x10 photo Super Bowl XXXI = $50.00

  • Hawk Hollow - 2 rounds of golf ($118 value)

  • Movie Script - Top Gun with Autographs from Tom Cruise, etc. ($150 value)

  • Celebration Cinema

  • Douglas J Salon and Spa - Okemos - $50 gift certificate

  • 2 Certificates for Wine Party up to 20 people (Brian Osuch) = $500 value each (begin bidding at $250 each)

  • Framed Sports Memorabilia - MVP’s from the MSU National Championship Teams (Mateen Cleaves 2000) and Magic Johnson (1979). = $100 value

  • Ethiopia Canvas (I Love You From Here To Ethiopia) 16x20 = $75 value

  • Adoption Canvas = $150 value

  • Adoption Street Sign = $35 value

  • Autographed Hockey stick from Goalie Matt Greene (LA Kings and Grand Ledge native) = $200 value

  • MGM Grand Detroit = One night stay Luxury King Guest Room + Dinner for 2 at Palette Dining Studio Restaurant = $350 value

  • Soaring Eagle Waterpark and Hotel - One standard overnight stay including waterpark passes (Sun-Thurs) = $172.70 value

  • Royal Park Hotel $100 Park 500 Bar + Kitchen (Certificate)

  • Autographed football U of M - Coach Harbaugh

  • PRP Wine International - 8-bottle wine tasting for up to 16 people (in home or office) = over $300 value X 2

  • Red Wings - 2 Tickets in the LEGENDS CLUB (date to be determined)

  • 2 Bottles of Merlot + Wine Box

  • 2 Bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon + Wine Box

  • Brian’s BBQ - up to 20 people (value at $550)