Thursday, September 28th

Please join Saline Area Social Service for an evening of autumnal fun as we celebrate our donors, volunteers, and clients. All proceeds from this event support our mission to provide food, emergency aid, and support to our neighbors in need.

Event Details

Thursday, September 28th
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Lake Forest Golf Club (3110 W Ellsworth Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103)
Flannel and cozy sweaters encouraged.

Presenting Sponsor

Thank you to RealTruck for supporting our mission!


Tickets are $80 per person or $600 per table (8 seats). Each ticket includes hors d’oeuvres, two drinks, and dessert. Kindly RSVP by Thursday, August 31st.

Event Sponsors

Saline Flowerland

Live Auction

#1 Zippy Auto Wash Unlimited FastPass 12-month membership, tire rotation, and oil change courtesy of LaFontaine of Ann Arbor and $400 worth of services from Saline Auto.
Value: $900

#2 Traeger Pro 575 Wood Pellet Wifi Grill and accessory package including a grill cover, pizza kit, five-piece tool set, and more.
Value: $1,300

#3 Five-course dinner for eight people, including wine pairings for each course, at Mac’s Acadian Seafood Shack.
Value: $900

#4 Two-night stay, including breakfast, for two at the luxurious Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island.
Value: $1,400

#5 Five-course dinner for six by Chef Ryan Mercer at Carson’s American Bistro, paired with some of the world’s best bourbon.
Value: $600

#6 One-night stay at Kalahari in Sandusky, OH in a combination two-room suite, sleeps eight, plus eight waterpark passes.
Value: $900

#7 Run of the Bar at Brecon. 20 person, private, chef and host curated 5 course dinner and wine pairing on an agreed upon Sunday. Additional beverages not included. Cash bar available before and during. 21 and up. Value $2,500

Silent Auction 

#1 Certificate good for two seats in a Zingerman’s Bakehouse BAKE! class! Four hour long, hands-on instructed baking course. The winner can choose from a selection of classes at 

#2 Hockey Package: Four tickets to a USA Hockey game, drawstring bag, lanyard, puck, and a framed Dylan Larkin autographed photo. 

#3 Two 27.5-inch Root and Vessel Artstone Planters, a $100 gift card to KBK Garden Center, and four passes to a self-guided tour at the Ford House. 

#4 Buff City Soap package, $80 gift card to First Watch, and cookbook. 

#5 Two gift certificates good for a total of 2 tickets to the Encore Theatre in Dexter. 

#6 Leyla gift bag with lemon jelly bag, eyeglass case, book, candles, notepad, platter, shower steamer, and dishcloth. 

#7 Two tickets to Mrs. Doubtfire at the Fischer Theatre on November 14, 2023, and a $50 gift card to Cork and Gable Detroit. 

#8 Four 18-hole rounds of golf with cart at Washtenaw Golf Club. Valid after 11 a.m. on weekdays and weekends after 12 p.m. 

#9 Enjoy the Whitney lifestyle over tea for two with scones, strawberries in double cream, canapes, warm hors d’oeuvres, and pastries. 

#10 Hells Survivors Paintball certificate for up to 10 players for two hours of open play. Covers admission, equipment rental, and free air. 

#11 Two tickets for a Thurs/Fri evening or Sunday matinee at the Purple Rose and $50 gift card for dinner at the Grateful Crow in Chelsea. 

#12 Lansing Field Trip: Four passes to Impression 5 and four passes to Potter Park Zoo. 

#13 Golf Lessons with a PGA Pro at Travis Point, $40 gift card to Miles of Golf, and two hours on the upper deck 

#14 Autographed trading cards of #9 JJ McCarthy and #18 Colston Loveland, autographed photo of Lloyd Carr and #53 Trente Jones, $100 in gift cards to MDen, football trading cards, and $120 Fowling Warehouse gift card.

#15 A $250 gift card to FireKeepers Casino for amenities on the casino floor, convenience store, and/or hotel amenities.

#16 Family Adventure Michigan: Four passes and parking to Detroit Zoo, 12 complimentary passes to DNR Outdoor Adventure Center, and Frederik Meijer Garden family four-pack. 

#17 Family Adventure Ohio: Toledo Zoo membership and family four pack admission to Imagination Station. 

#18 Music Lover’s Package: Two admission tickets to Ben Daniels Band on October 6 and Trousdale on October 8 at The Ark. 

#19 A Tribute to Jimmy Buffet wall decoration made from the original LP cut into an acoustic style guitar and 4 VIP passes to the Saline Craft Show, one of the nation’s top craft shows.

#20 Accessories package: One pair of 14k white diamond stud earrings from Lewis Jewelers, one pair of Sshaped 925 sterling silver earrings, a Stuhrling watch and a cabi J’Adore silk chiffon scarf.

#21 Master Forge 23″ Black Barrel Charcoal Grill with Kingsford charcoal flavor boosters and an assortment of Jose Madrid salsa.

#22 Large handmade Halloween quilt and four VIP passes to Saline Craft Show, one of the nation’s top craft shows.

#23 Basket of doggy goodies and five self-serve dog washes from Wags to Whiskers, $50 gift card to Pets and Things, and gift certificate for nail trimming at Cali’s Pet Grooming.

#24 Basket of kitty goodies from Wags to Whiskers, $50 gift card to Pets and Things, and gift certificate for nail trimming at Cali’s Pet Grooming.

#25 One-hour booking for four at Axe Ventura, Best in Games attraction card, and Decode Detroit Adventure gift certificate.

#26 Planet Fitness passes for nine days, gym bag, water bottle, $50 gift card to Choose Fit Nutrition, and $75 Bivouac Gift Card.

#27 Cherry Republic “Little Six” gift basket, multipurpose laptop stand, and wine tasting at Chateau Chantal in Traverse City.

#28 Hellenbrand Millennium Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water System including install from American Aqua.

#29 Explore the ancient artifacts at the Kelsey Museum at the University of Michigan with 10-year veteran docent, Ann Hayden, in a private guided tour for six.

#30 Collector’s item! Custom made miniature motorcycle shack by Dan Green. Featuring hand-laid tile, paneling, and shingles, and functional light fixtures.

#31 The Petal Shop: Collector’s item! Handmade miniature flower shop, featuring interactive pieces.

Planning Committee:

Sue Corcoran
Stacey Brown
Mary Eisemann
Deb Rosenberg
Nancy Fidler
Jodi Hilberer
Mike Sartori
Jamail Aikens
Susan Candey

Fundraiser Contributors:

Lake Forest Golf Club
Braun and Helmer Auction Services
Aero Corporation
Saline Flowerland