LANSING, MI – Voting ends quickly for the 2017 Dapper Dads Problem, a preferred Sparrow Basis Girls Working Wonders fundraising occasion, now in its eighth 12 months.
This 12 months’s problem options 33 of mid-Michigan’s most distinguished skilled leaders who’s been campaigning over the previous 12 weeks to assemble essentially the most votes and earn the title of “Prime Dapper Dad.” The occasion raises cash to help ladies’s well being within the mid-Michigan area.
It culminates with a fashion show on Thursday, June eight, held in an enormous tent in entrance of Kositchek’s in downtown Lansing. Tickets are $60 (and embrace a VIP reception and reserved seating), beginning at 5:30 p.m., and $30 for the fashion show solely, which begins at 6:30 p.m. Each embrace wine and appetizers.
On-line voting closes at three p.m. Wednesday, June 7. Solid a poll in your favourite Dapper Dad by donating $5 a vote at SparrowFoundation.org/DapperDads. Votes may also be forged in individual on the fashion show.
“This occasion is among the most entertaining annual fundraisers we have now in our area – a really enjoyable method for the Higher Lansing neighborhood to help the work of the Sparrow Basis,” stated Stella Money, Sparrow Vice President of Improvement and Strategic Partnerships. “We so respect the numerous excellent professionals who take part every year.”
Returning this 12 months are: Kris Burak, Patrick Dean, Glenn Granger, Adam Goss, Alex Hernandez, Goran Jurkovic, Nikali Luke, Rick Preuss, Rocco Rucinski, Jim Schmelter, and Gordan Srkalovic, M.D.
New to the Problem are Drew Bowden, David Ferguson, Scott Gillespie, Andy Hedberg, Grant Hendrickson, James Herman, Deyeya Jones, Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, Andy Kotarba, Anthony Lupo, Russ Marian, Harman J. Nagler, M.D., Jon Nobis, Ryan Opel, Scott Reschke, Tom Ruis, Jeremy Sampson, Jeffrey Shapiro, Eric Weber, Vic Verchereau, Craig Wieland, and Kevin Zielke.
Dapper Dads is organized by W3 (Girls Working Wonders), a committee of the Sparrow Basis made up of greater than 35 ladies volunteers from numerous backgrounds and professions who're dedicated to supporting ladies’s well being.
The highest 12 finishers within the Problem can be featured on the 2018 Dapper Dads Calendar, accessible for buy this fall by way of the Sparrow Basis. A 13th Dapper Dad can be chosen by a drawing of the remaining members who’ve raised not less than $,000 in votes. He will even seem on the 2018 calendar.
The Dapper Dads Problem has been sponsored by each Kositchek’s and the College Membership of MSU since its inception. This 12 months’s runway sponsor is Feldman’s Chevrolet of Lansing. Through the years, the taking part fashions have collectively raised near $.four million.
Proceeds this 12 months will assist fund a brand new “chilly cap” remedy program at Sparrow – a therapy that gives ladies who're present process chemotherapy an opportunity to protect their hair.
The Sparrow Basis helps Sparrow’s mission to supply Sufferers with high quality, compassionate healthcare by way of funding for tools, instructional packages, providers, and analysis.
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