2018 Auction Items

Your attendance shows your support for the children and families that we serve. Our live auction-style dedicated giving fundraiser gives you the opportunity to make your gift go the extra mile! Funds raised tonight will support our 2018 initiatives that serve our children and families.

If you cannot attend the Gala and would like to pre-bid, please contact Erin Lin, elin@sfish.org or 734-713-9223.

Touchdown for the Lions

Donated by the Detroit Lions, Joe Coughlin, and Chuck Shreve

Watch the debut of Coach Matt Patricia lead the Detroit Lions during the first opening exhibition game on August 17 against the New York Giants with fantastic seats behind the Lions’ bench! You will receive 5 tickets on the 35 yard line, just 13 rows up, a signed Matt Stafford jersey, and a signed Golden Tate football. Let’s cheer the Lions on to a victorious season!

Award-Winning Weekend in New York City

Special thanks to Isaac-Davy Aronson, Kate Davy, and Two Kings Tickets

Experience an intimate night with Bruce Springsteen, his guitar, a piano, and his stories. Weekend will include two tickets to see Springsteen on Broadway on October 27, 2018 at the Walter Kerr Theater, and a viewing of the award-winning Rachel Maddow Show from the control room with an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the MSNBC studio.* Package also includes $500 gift certificate towards stay at the Library Hotel and dinner at a well-known NYC restaurant with University of Michigan-Dearborn Provost, Kate Davy

*In the unlikely event that there is breaking news or unexpected special programming, visit may have to be canceled/rescheduled.

Tigers Baseball Suite

Donated by PNC

You and fifteen guests will watch the Detroit Tigers play against the Cleveland Indians at the PNC suite on Saturday, June 9 at 4:10pm. Package also includes three parking passes and a $500 voucher for food and drinks.

Zulu Nyala South African Photo Safari

Special thanks to Trevor Shaw, Zulu Nyala Game Reserve

Embark on an adventure to Hluhluwe Kwazulu Natal, South Africa for a 6 night stay at Zulu Nyala. Includes lodging, 3 meals per day, and 2 daily safari drives (one in the morning and one in the afternoon). Trip does not include airfare, drinks, additional meals, or extra activities. Trip is valid for two years.

Hockeytown Experience

Donated by Global Office Solutions

See the Detroit Red Wings play during the next season at the Little Caesars Arena with prime Club Level seating (9th Row Center Ice)! Package will include 2 tickets, parking, dinner at the exclusive East Club, and a one-night stay at the Detroit Athletic Club with breakfast in the morning. Date of game will be determined once the schedule for the next season is released.

A Week in the Wild, Wild West

Donated by John Danaher

Go West for a 7 night/ 8 day vacation and stay at a straw bale constructed ranch house with panoramic views of the spectacular Sangre de Cristo mountains outside Westcliffe, Colorado. Enjoy outdoor activities including hiking, local horseback riding, high-mountain fishing, or go white water rafting!

Sleeping accommodations for up to seven people. Trip is valid for the seasons of 2018- 2019 at a mutually agreed upon date between June and October.

The Complete Detroit Experience

Donated by Cooper Standard

Detroit is known for its fanatic sports culture, beautiful Art Deco architecture, old Renaissance charm, rich Motown melodies, and an amazing “comeback” story. This package will include great Tigers and Red Wings tickets, a men’s Shinola watch, gift cards to some of Detroit’s best restaurants, a variety of Michigan memorabilia, and an opportunity to be on the Mitch Albom radio show. More details on package to come.

The Ultimate Movie Experience

Donated by Emagine Theaters

Exclusive opportunity to watch a movie at an Emagine theater with 50 of your closest friends and family. Private screening of a movie of your choice, and the opportunity to show something personal and special (video montage, marriage proposal, wedding memories, etc.). Also includes popcorn and soft drinks.

If you cannot attend the Gala and would like to pre-bid, please contact Erin Lin, elin@sfish.org or 734-713-9223.