DEARBORN, Mich., April 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vista Maria is hosting its 17th annual Celebrating Women event to commemorate the accomplishments of extraordinary business women who have overcome significant challenges on their road to success and Vista Maria girls who are clients excelling in their recovery and education programs. This event was made possible in part, by Ford Motor Company as the Presenting Sponsor.
This year, Celebrating Women will be recognizing two outstanding women in our community: Linda Forte, Senior Vice President of Business Affairs for Comerica Incorporated and Comerica's Chief Diversity Officer and Joyce Hayes Giles recently retired from DTE Energy as the Assistant to the Chairman and Senior Vice President of Public Affairs.
According to Angela Aufdemberge, Vista Maria President, and CEO, "Celebrating Women is our signature event that focuses on the accomplishments of women who have overcome adversity, display resilience, and determination. Each of our honorees through the care and support of others, like Vista Maria, where able to build bridges to success".
The evening will include a networking reception, dinner, silent auction, and award ceremony honoring the women and girls of achievement. All proceeds benefit over 1,000 children and families affected by trauma who are served by Vista Maria each year. For ticket information visit www.vistamaria.org/events/celebratingwomen/ or call (313) 271-3050, ext. 190.
Date: Thursday, April 28, 2016
When: Networking Reception begins at 4:30 p.m., Dinner and achievement ceremony at 6:00 p.m.
Where: The Henry 300 Town Center Drive Dearborn, MI 48126
Tickets: Individual Seating - $175 Patron Seating (Access to Networking Reception) - $300 Reserve a Friends Table of 8 guests for $1,750 per table
About Vista Maria:
Vista Maria was founded in 1883 with the mission to deliver innovative care, support, treatment and education to vulnerable youth so that they heal, believe in their worth, and build the skills needed to succeed. For more than 133 years the vision continues of ensuring youth and families are supported, prepared and equipped to achieve lifelong success. Today, our 35-acre campus offers therapeutic programming for residential treatment, human trafficking, foster care, transitional living (youth homelessness) and community-based education.
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