"Paws on Parade"

PLEASE NOTE:  THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS HEALTH CONCERNS.  PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR A NEW DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED.

 

Join Us for our 22nd Annual "Paws on Parade Champagne Brunch & Charity Auction" Sunday, April 26, 2020 to be held at Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc, MI.  Home of the former Buick Open and the new home of the Ally Challenge Golf Tournament, this exclusive private club offers the best in buffet and views that Genesee County has to offer.

Enjoy a sumptuous Chef-prepared buffet of delectable delights from Joshua Golden, Executive Chef, that will include a wide variety of breakfast foods, desserts and more with vegetarian options (let us know if there are any dietary requirements). Here are  a few of the delicious items on our buffet menu:

  • Michigan Cherry Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing
  • Napa Cabbage Slaw
  • Warm Breads and rolls
  • Vegetarian Omelettes
  • Poultry Sausage
  • Delectable array of desserts
  • Roasted Lemon Garlic Chicken with Cream Sauce
  • London Broil with Bordelaise
  • Fresh Green Beans with Almonds & Shallots
  • Roasted Rosemary Yukons

The Brunch begins with a Champagne hour (cash bar is also available) as you tour the amazing silent auction items available to bid on.  The silent auction items will include experiences such as horse riding lessons, beautiful gift baskets, fine jewelry, golf packages, and so much more.  You'll have the opportunity to bid on these fabulous items while sipping champagne and chatting with friends old and new.

Our Live Auction will be a bidder's paradise!  We are offering a brand new experience called "Glamping" in South Haven, MI with 2 nights and breakfast. This romantic experience for two is a camping experience like no other in this picturesque resort town. Also being offered are Zoo experiences at the one and only Detroit Zoo. You'll have an opportunity to "Seal the Deal" with the resident Seals, experience time with the reptiles, or have breakfast with your favorite Zoo animal!  Zoo package includes a Family Membership. In addition, we'll have a fabulous stay at The Foundation Hotel with being in the luxury of a true Detroit experience.  Sumptuous Chef-prepared dinner (value of $100) is included in this luxurious package. 

Hosted by Pat and AJ from CARS 108 Radio, it is sure to be entertaining.  Our lively auction will be face-paced and exciting, so buckle up.  Our enthusiastic guests love to bid on our fabulous packages!

All of the proceeds of this event benefits the animals at the Humane Society of Genesee County.  HSGC, founded in 1926 by Jonathan Burroughs, is the oldest animal rescue sanctuary in Genesee County.  We receive no state or governmental funding, and rely solely on the support of grants, event fundraisers and donations from the community.  Your participation in the event of "Paws on Parade" not only is festive and fun, but you are also benefiting the over 175 animals that we care for daily.  Paws on Parade Champagne Brunch and Charity Auction tickets are $100 each, and go on sale March 1st, 2020.  A sold out event is expected.

For more information on how you can sponsor or to attend this great event, please contact Terry Ashley at 810.275.0432, or by email at terry.e.ashley@geneseehumane.org