Annual Dinner


James Hansen To Keynote Ecology Center Annual Dinner

James Hansen, the scientist whose testimony before Congress in 1988 first raised the threat of global warming to national and international attention, will be the keynote speaker at the Ecology Center’s fall dinner on Thursday, Oct. 3 at the Michigan League in Ann Arbor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013

Karmanos Cancer Institute. (File)

Record-Setting Annual Dinner raised more than $2.5 million for Karmanos Cancer Institute

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute’s 31st Annual Dinner aised a record-setting $2,534,635, making this year’s event the most successful Annual Dinner ever for the Karmanos Cancer Institute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Karmanos Cancer Institute. (File)

Chevy Corvette Stingray Auction Helps Raise $2.2M For Karmanos Cancer Institute

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute’s Annual Dinner, April 20, has already raised more than $2.2 million toward its $2.5 million goal, thanks in part to the auction of the first regular retail production 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible, donated by Chevrolet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2013

The Mercy Education Project helps women complete education and become self-sustaining. (iStockPhoto)

Mercy Education Project Hosts “Doorway To The Future”

The organization dedicated to changing the lives of young women in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

Kid Rock performs in concert. (File

Kid Rock Gets Semi-Standing Ovation At NAACP Dinner

NAACP President Wendell Anthony introduced Kid Rock at the dinner Sunday. “We aren’t saluting the flag, but the person,” said Anthony.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011