November 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Goei Center
818 Butterworth St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Past Event
$25.00 USD Fall Gala Ticket
Ticket purchased prior to 10-1-18
Alivia Gerrits

Our Annual Fall Gala in Grand Raids, Michigan is coming up on Friday, November 9, 2018. You won’t want to miss this wonderful event with friends, family, delicious food, awesome auction items, and an amazing speaker. Funds raised will go directly to support domestic outreach and education, international program development, and Adoption Associates, Inc. family grants.

  • We are excited to be welcoming Angela Tucker who is a nationally-recognized leader on transracial adoption and is an advocate for adoptee rights
  • Doors open and silent auction begins at 6:00 pm
  • Program begins at 6:45 pm and dinner will be served at 7:00 pm
  • Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased by clicking the green “Buy Tickets” button above.
  • Become a table host and purchase a table that includes 10 tickets for $200. This allows you to reserve a table for your family and friends. Please email AAIgala@adoptionassociates.net or call 616.667.0677 and ask for Alivia to purchase your table.
  • If you would like more information, or to make a donation by check, please contact us at AAIgala@adoptionassociates.net

If you would like to financially support AAI, please click HERE!  Sponsorship levels are listed below:
Diamond ($10,000 or above)
*Title sponsor in media advertising          *Listing on program
*VIP seating at event                                    *Presence on website event page
*Logo on big screen at event                      *Option to host a table with up to 10 guests for free

Platinum ($5,000 – $9,999)
*Logo in media advertising                         *Listing on program
*Select seating at event                               *Presence on website event page
*Logo on big screen at event                      *Option to host a table with up to 10 guests for free

Gold ($2,500 – $4,999)
*Listing on program                                     *Option to host a table with up to 10 guests for free
*Listing on website event page

Silver ($1,500 – $2,499)
*Listing on program                                     *Listing on website event page
*Includes four tickets to the event

Bronze ($1,000 – $1,499)
*Listing on program                                     *Listing on website event page
*Includes two tickets to the event

Pewter ($500 – $999)
*Listing on program                                     *Listing on website event page
*Includes two tickets to the event

Our sincere thanks to our event sponsors!
Hudsonville Trailer Co.
Gentex Co.
Senator Arlan Meekhof
Dick and Jan Van Deelen
Mark and Karen Kuiper
Larry and Jane Kerkstra
Jenison Auto Sales

A big thank you to our silent auction donors!
Blandford Nature Center – 4 entry passes
Celebration Cinema – 2 $10 gift cards
Chateau Chantel – VIP Tour & Tasting for 6 people
Comfort Research – 2 beanbag chairs + floatable stuffed animal frog and alligator
Gemmen’s Hardware – $25 gift card and t-shirt
Grand Rapid’s Griffins – 4 lower level faceoff tickets
Grand Rapid’s Public Museum – 4 general admission tickets and 4 carousel ride passes
Hawk Hollow Golf Course – 4 golfers play for the price of 2
Pilgrim’s Run Golf Course – Two 18 hole rounds of golf
Rebounderz – 4 all access passes
Snug Harbor – Three $25 gift certificates
Bry’s Estate – Two VIP wine tasting passes
Craig’s Cruisers – 6 Craig’s Cruiser activity passes
Douglas J – One haircut and color service of choice
Lake Express – 2 round trip ferry rides from Muskegon, MI to Milwaukee, WI
Sky Zone – Four 1 hour jump passes
Chateau Grand Traverse – VIP Wine Tour & Tasting for up to 8 people
Holland Aquatic Center – Splash Pack for up to 4 people
Sea Life Michigan Aquarium – 2 single day passes
Lego Land Discovery Center – 2 single day passes
Ironwood Golf Course – Two 9 hole golf rounds
Locked 460 Escape Rooms – 2 people locked for sixty minutes in an escape room
Left Foot Charley Winery – Private tasting for 2 with a meat and cheese platter
The Michigan Princess Riverboat – $50 certificate
The Henry Ford Museum – 4 tickets to The Henry Ford Museum or Greenfield Village
Lewis Farms – 4 admissions
Biggby – coffee cup, coffee, $10 gift card
313 Presents
Baker Book House
Biggby Coffee
Blandford Nature Center
Bob’s Butcher Block
Bry’s Estate
Celebration Cinema
Chateau Chantel
Chateau Grand Traverse
Circle Theatre
Craig’s Cruisers
Design 1 Salon and Spa
Detroit Redwings
DJs Pizza Pub
Douglas J
Electric Cheetah
Frederick Meijer Gardens
Gemmen’s Hardware
Grand Rapids Griffins
Grand Rapids Public Museum
Hawk Hollow Golf Course
Holland Aquatic Center
Howard Miller
Iron Golf Course
Lake Express
Left Foot Charley Winery
Lego Land
Lewis Family Farms
Locked 360
Maple Hill Golf Course
Michelle Dykema
Pilgrim’s Run Golf Course
Sea Life Michigan Aquarium
Sky Zone
Snug Harbor
Superior Foods
Talsma Furniture
The Melting Pot
The Michigan Princess Riverboat
The Pines Golf Course
The Win
Tom and Chee

If you are willing to purchase an item to donate for our silent auction, please email AAIgala@adoptionassociates.net or call Alivia at 616.667.0677.