The Park West Foundation was formed in 2006 by Albert Scaglione, CEO of Park West Gallery and his wife, Mitsie Scaglione, to provide assistance to children in need of family support. The Foundation also hosts events for many charitable organizations each year, generating significant proceeds for many worthy causes. For more information, please visit www.parkwestfoundation.org
SOUTHFIELD, MICHIGAN — A benefit for Michigan’s Children, a state-wide non-profit advocacy group that works towards making Michigan a place where all children have the opportunity to thrive, will be held in Southfield, Michigan at Park West Gallery on Saturday, October 3 from 7pm to 10pm.
The evening will feature an exhibition and sale of works by the legendary cartoonist Nolan Ross as guests enjoy an extravaganza of live entertainment. Park West Foundation’s youth, the Blue Babies, will present a special award to Jack Kresnak, Michigan Children’s CEO, for his life-long championship of children rights.
Park West Foundation’s Blue Babies are also supporting Michigan’s Children by providing a historical Motown landmark tour at 5pm for VIP guests. Limited VIP tickets are available.
The Historical Motown Tour will depart at 5pm from Park West Gallery and travels to the historic Boston-Edison and Virginia Park communities. The tour will be led by youth impersonators of Rosa Parks and Henry Ford, whose former homes are both featured within the tour. Other features of the tour include the former residences of baseball legend, Ty Cobb; Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin; and Berry Gordy Jr., founder and former CEO of Motown Records.
General admittance tickets are $75 and VIP tickets are $100. For reservations or more information regarding the benefit, please call Chuck Calati at 800-330-8674.
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