Poured sample of wine, along with Stephanie Salvadero, at Detroit Uncorked on October 14, 2016. Theresa Berge also assisted at the registration desk. The wine tasting event benefitted Gleaners Community Food Bank. Approximately 650 people attended the event which raised over $115,000!
The Birmingham office held a bake sale fundraiser for HAVEN on Thursday, October 20th. The money raised will go to benefit the HAVEN of Pontiac, which provides comprehensive treatment and prevention services to over 4500 women, men and children. I made and contributed a pound cake and pumpkin pie!
What a great feeling it is to pack boxes and boxes of food for so many people less fortunate. Our mission on this day was to pack each box with 30 pounds of canned goods and dry goods, ideally to put together several meals. During our session, I was told our group packed more than […]
Each year I participate in a Mediation program offered by The Resolution Services Center (RSC) of Central Michigan. The RSC is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization which helps parties resolve conflict, make decisions about difficult situations, and develop plans of action which are mutually acceptable to all parties. The Training programs are designed to assist all […]
Over the weekend I volunteered at a MobilPack for Feed My Starving Children. I worked in a team to hand-pack rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals into bags which we then sealed, boxed, placed on pallets to be shipped around the world. On my shift we packed 30,672 […]
Stephanie, her coworkers Donna and Theresa, and her friend Jacqueline enjoyed volunteering for Gleaner’s Community Food Bank the evening of Friday, October 14 at the annual charity Detroit Uncorked premier wine tasting event, benefiting Gleaner’s. Stephanie, Donna, and Jacqueline were one of many Wine Pourers while Theresa helped out at the registration desk. To learn more, visit www.detroituncorked.com and www.gcfb.org
On Saturday, September 10th, I delivered bags of groceries around downtown Detroit to elderly, low-income individuals. This was part of an on-going ministry through St. Aloysius Church.
On Sunday, September 18th, I ran in a 5K to raise awareness for Neurofibromatosis (NF). Our friend’s son has NF-1; we run to support him and to raise awareness and funds to find a cure.
The Birmingham RAP Squad held an old-fashioned lemonade stand on August 30th and 31st and raised approximately $1,320 which was matched by generous sponsors!! It was a fun event and it feels good to be part of such a great cause. I participated on August 30th. The volunteers were: Lauralyn Bell-Guzzo, Kristie Drogosch, Carol Ayres, Pam […]
I loved participating in this charity for hungry children. Not only did we have a lot of fun, we raised over $1,300 to give to Gleaners.