Anniversary Benefit

38th Anniversary BENEFIT

Nancy and Arn Tellem are dedicated to ensuring that the lessons of the Holocaust empower people today. Their involvement and support for many local civic and cultural organizations reflect a passion and commitment to the continued growth and revitalization of Detroit. Nancy, a former President of CBS Entertainment, is the co-founder of BasBlue in Detroit’s Midtown. Arn is the Vice Chairman of the Detroit Pistons and spearheaded their move back to Detroit. We recognize these caring community leaders for their activism and philanthropy.

Event Details for Those Attending:

  • The Cocktail Reception will being at 5:15 PM
  • The seated dinner and program, featuring Jon Meacham, will begin at 6:15 PM
  • The evening will conclude with a Dessert Reception
  • Complimentary valet parking and coat check will be provided
  • The attire for the Benefit is business dressy

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Past Anniversary BENEFITS

2021 37th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Nancy Grosfeld

Guest Performer – Michael Feinstein


2020 36th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Eleanor Jackier

2019 35th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Nina & Bernie Kent

Keynote Speaker – Dr. Ruth Westheimer

2018 34th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Elaine & Michael Serling

Keynote Speaker – George Takei

2017 33rd Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Susan & Nelson Hersh

Keynote Speaker – Ann Curry

2016 32nd Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Rozie & Judge Bernie Friedman

Keynote Speaker – Dr. Deborah Lipstadt

2015 31st Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Jackie & Larry Kraft

Keynote Speaker – Rudy Giuliani

2014 30th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Richard K. Stoler

Keynote Speaker – Alan Dershowitz

2013 29th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Jackie & Joel Smith

Keynote Speaker – Susan Eisenhower

2012 28th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Henrietta & Alvin Weisberg

Keynote Speaker – Father Patrick Desbois

2011 27th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Lauren & Sam Bienenstock

Keynote Speaker  – Sharon Rennert

2010 26th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring The Shaarit Haplaytah

Keynote Speaker – John Loftus

2009 25th Anniversary Dinner

Honoring Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan

Keynote Speaker – Honorable Irwin Cotler