Hearts & Stars Gala

Posted on Mon Mar 12 2018

Variety's signature event, Hearts & Stars, returns to The Townsend Hotel on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 6:30 pm.  

A celebration of Variety's life-changing support of children, this special evening brings those with incredible passion and dedication together to continue to fulfill Variety's mission.

Variety is pleased to honor Felicia and Edwin Shaw for their extraordinary commitment to the children of Variety for 25 years during a special presentation.

Event Chairs are Laurie Fischgrund and Michael Coyne.  

The event will also feature special guest Paul W. Smith and entertainment from Fifty Amp Fuse.  Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, dancing, and an exclusive raffle to benefit Variety core programs serving children with unique and special needs.

 The Presenting Sponsor is Lincoln of Troy.  All sponsors and Wish Upon a Star members will enjoy an exclusive Derby Watch & Cocktail Reception beginning at 5:30 pm in The Clancy Room of The Townsend Hotel.

Tickets: Wish Upon a Star $500 (includes Derby Watch & Cocktail Reception), Friend $250

Sponsors for this evening include: Presenting Sponsor Lincoln of Troy, Felicia and Edwin Shaw, Rosalie and Bruce Rosen Family Philanthropic Fund, Planning Alternatives, Lois and Mark Shaevsky, Burns & Wilcox, Beaumont, Shuert Technologies, Crestmark Bank, The Judge Michael L. Stacy Trust, Therapy Unlimited, The John A. and Marlene L. Boll Foundation, PNC Bank, Kathy Broock Ballard Collection, Bella Piatti, Chester Street Residence-The Seltzer Family, and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory-Somerset.

Seating is limited. Advance reservations required. 

For tickets or to make a donation, please call 248-258-5511 or visit https://varietyheartsandstars....  

Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For details, contact Michelle at 248-258-5511 or

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