Women's Power Breakfast & Happy Hour

Two powerful events to raise one million meals for hungry children.

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Women's Power Happy Hour | Women's Power Breakfast | Ticket Information | Sponsorship Information | Event Chairs | Sponsors


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Women's Power Happy Hour Event

Women's Power Happy Hour 

   March 23, 2017
   MGM Grand Detroit
   1777 Third Street, Detroit
   5:30 - 7:30 PM
   Complimentary Valet

   For more information, contact Shannon Bartlett at sbartlett@gcfb.org.

Enjoy sips, savories, and a wonderful silent auction at the 4th annual Women's Power Happy Hour where hundreds of powerful women come together to help kick off our Million Meal Match to help feed hungry children this spring.

Please use the Casino entrance for complimentary valet parking. Greeters will be at the door to direct guests to the private elevators near the entrance to take you to the 3rd floor for the event. Please keep in mind that you must be 21+ to attend since you must enter the casino floor – please bring valid ID as you may be required to show it.

Tickets will be available at the door. Contact wpb@gcfb.org with any questions.


Women's Power Breakfast Event


   April 27, 2017
   Cobo Center
   1 Washington Blvd., Detroit
   7 -8 AM Networking, 8-9 AM Breakfast
   Complimentary Valet

   For more information, contact Suzette Hohendorf at shohendorf@gcfb.org.

Join more than 600 powerful women (and men) for Gleaners' 24th annual Women's Power Breakfast. Enjoy a light breakfast and inspiring program to help raise one million meals for hungry children this spring. 

The Women's Power Breakfast supports Gleaners' efforts to feed children. With one in five children in southeast Michigan struggling with hunger, Gleaners works hard to reach children in schools like this one with the help they need: 

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2017 Ticket Information and Support Opportunities

Ticket Levels 

Happy Hour Ticket: $150

Happy Hour Intermediate Ticket: $100
(For participants 35 years & under)


Breakfast Ticket: $120

Breakfast Intermediate Ticket: $85
(For participants 35 years & under)

Purchase tickets

Platinum Angel Ticket: $1,000
One Women's Power Breakfast Ticket
One Women's Power Happy Hour Ticket
One third page ad in the Women's Power Breakfast program book

Gold Angel Ticket: $500
One Women's Power Breakfast Ticket
One Women's Power Happy Hour Ticket
Mention in the program


Silver Angel Ticket: $250
One Women's Power Breakfast Ticket
One Women's Power Happy Hour Ticket



Support Opportunities

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To become a sponsor, contact Suzette Hohendorf at wpb@gcfb.org.  

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2017 Event Chairs

Women's Power Breakfast Co-Chairs
Women's Power Happy Hour Co-Chairs

Katy Locker
Event Chair

John S. & James L. Knight Foundation
Gleaners Community Food Bank Board of Directors, Chair

Debbie Guild
Honorary Chair

PNC Financial Services Group

Dulcie Rosenfeld
Founding Chair


Judith Greenstone Miller
Event Co-Chair
Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss

Joan Hennessey
Event Co-Chair
Hennessey Engineers 

Dee Dee McKinney Odom
Event Co-Chair

MGM Grand Detroit


2017 Sponsors         


Presenting Sponsor:

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Children's Hunger Champions:

Delta logo



Quicken Loans logo


Children's Hunger Hero:

Shipt logo


Children's Hunger Advocate:

Beaumont logo


Children's Hunger Ambassadors:
Comerica logo


HAP logo


Taubman logo
Henry Ford Health System


Blue Cross Blue Shield/Blue Care Network





Lead Host:


Host Sponsor:


Lounge Sponsors:


Signature Cocktail:

Michigan.com logo


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Rochling Automotive logo





Shipt logo

Media Sponsor:

FOX2detroit logo

Additional Support From:

Alderney Advisors, Citizen's Bank, Enterprise Holdings, Iron Mountain, KPMG, Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., St. John Providence and Trent Creative

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