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Big Hearted Stories: Generations
An evening of "Big Hearted Stories: Generations" and entertainment with a silent auction to benefit five important community programs. Free! Donations welcomed. On May 27, 2021, Big Hearts for Seniors will present Big Hearted Stories: Generations, a free (donations welcome) virtual event. This engaging program will provide a platform for talented local storytellers to share their heart-warming, true-life experiences. These compelling stories will bring laughter, inspiration, and maybe even a few tears. Special guests include emcee Vic Strecher, Ph.D. MPH, Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education in the U-M School of Public Health, and former University of Michigan Men’s Basketball Head Coach John Beilein. Bid in Silent Auction : https://bigheartsforseniors2021.ggo.bid/bidding/package-browse Register Here : https://friends.umich.edu/site/Ecommerce;jsessionid=00000000.app208a?store_id=3081&NONCE_TOKEN=ECE980762B44AB6CE76BF985701C7CFA Big Hearts for Seniors Facebook Page : https://www.facebook.com/BigHeartsforSeniors/ Big Hearts for Seniors Website : https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/geriatrics-center/community-programs/turner-senior-resource-center/big-hearts-seniors-event Donate Here : https://leadersandbest.umich.edu/find/#!/give/basket/fund/313244?f=140252180 The Event Benefits: Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels, Housing Bureau for Seniors, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Silver Club Memory Programs, Turner Senior Wellness Program. “Big Hearted Stories 2021 is going to be an event filled with heart and connection. Our theme "Generations" will allow our storytellers to share memories of connection and tradition. We are excited to take this event to a new level of entertainment and impact with special guest storytellers and a few surprises. Our need for connection and honoring the generations before us will make this year's event an extraordinary experience. As it will be virtual it will be accessible to audiences around the world. We can't wait!” --Breeda Miller, Artistic Director/Volunteer Big Hearts for Seniors Watch last year's event: https://youtu.be/8nM-TeBOh_I Become a Sponsor We are grateful to our past Big Hearts Fundraiser sponsors for their generous support of services for older adults in our community. If you would like to become a sponsor in 2021, please contact Shannon Etcheverry at (734) 998-9352 or send mailto:smguida@med.umich.edu “There are many worthy causes and one is not better than the other. But we do notice more and more an emphasis on collaboration and we like the idea of giving to one cause that benefits five programs.” -–Bank of Ann Arbor
Event Type : Kickoffs, Open Houses, Fundraisers, and Tutorials      
Category : Big Hearts for Seniors
Date(s) : 05/27/2021
Day of Week : Thursday
Time : 7:00 pm
Location : Online
Fee : $0.00 (Free, but donations welcome)
Event Status : COMPLETED