Pernilla and Dan Ammann Chair Signature Event
DETROIT, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Join the celebration and help save lives by participating in the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 32nd Annual Dinner, Saturday, April 26, at the Fox Theatre in Detroit. This year's Annual Dinner Chairs are Pernilla Ammann, chief operating officer for Mother New York; and Dan Ammann, executive vice president and chief financial officer for General Motors Company.
This signature event continues the great partnership between GM, the GM Foundation and the Karmanos Cancer Institute, raising critical funds to benefit patient care and research.
The 32nd Annual Dinner will include a cocktail reception, an elegant seated dinner, brief program, entertainment, an exciting raffle and live auction. The event benefits the critical work of Karmanos researchers and physicians who are creating the next standard of cancer care that will be used around the world.
WHAT: Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 32nd Annual Dinner
WHEN: Saturday, April 26, 2014
6:30 p.m. – Midnight
WHERE: Fox Theatre
2211 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, Michigan 48201
SUPPORT: Benefactor tickets are $750 and Patron tickets are $525. For more information and to reserve tickets, contact Lisa Koltunchik at 313-576-8106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Host Sponsor for the Karmanos Cancer Institute's 32nd Annual Dinner is Cadillac.
About The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
Located in midtown Detroit, the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and one of 41 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. Its treatment facility is the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center. Caring for more than 6,000 new patients annually on a budget of $260 million, conducting more than 700 cancer-specific scientific investigation programs and clinical trials, Karmanos is among the nation's best cancer centers. Through the commitment of more than 1,000 staff, including nearly 300 physicians and researchers on faculty at the Wayne State University School of Medicine, and supported by thousands of volunteer and financial donors, Karmanos strives to prevent, detect and eradicate all forms of cancer. Its long-term partnership with the WSU School of Medicine enhances the collaboration of critical research and academics related to cancer care. Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., is the Institute's president and chief executive officer. For more information call 1-800-KARMANOS (1-800-527-6266) or go to www.karmanos.org.
SOURCE Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute