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The Grosse Pointe Foundation for Public Education (GPFPE) celebrates their 10th anniversary with the theme “#OneGP” for the Annual Spring Gala.

Mar 25

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On Saturday, April 23, 2016 the Grosse Pointe Foundation for Public Education,
celebrating its 10th anniversary, will host its annual Spring Gala, themed
“#OneGP”. Proceeds from this event will fund extraordinary educational
opportunities for the students of the Grosse Pointe Public School System

Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception and a delicious strolling supper
created by City Kitchen at the beautiful Grosse Pointe Farms home of Marsha
and Christopher Zingas. 

Cocktails begin at 7:00 p.m., with supper, a wine pull, raffle and live auction to follow. 

Auction highlights include: a week stay at a beautiful oceanfront condo in Turks and Caicos, 
an Atwater brewery tour and tasting for 10, an up north experience featuring 2 nights at the Hotel Walloon, golf
at the Treetops Resort and a wine tour/tasting at Chateau Chantal, a spectacular
5 course gourmet dinner with wine pairing for 8 at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club,
a three hour cocktail cruise on Lake St. Clair for 8 on a private yacht.

With special acknowledgement and thanks to the top corporate sponsors
supporting this event: Platinum: Bodman, Gold: Azimuth Capital Management
LLC, Kevin A. Huntsman - Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor, St. John
Providence Health System, Wesley Orthodontics and Wolverine Packing

Valet parking available. Cocktail attire. Space is limited. 

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Karen Lawrence at or 313/432-3058.