The Third Detroit Derby Brunch® is set for Saturday May 6, 2017 at the beautiful Rattlesnake Club - Stroh River Place South Atrium in Detroit, Michigan. The mission of Detroit Derby Brunch is to fundraise, empower, celebrate womanhood, and fellowship in high style, while providing financial support to local charities in Metro Detroit.
The event theme pays homage to the style of the Kentucky Derby and features a Hats Showcase and Prizes. This event promises to be one of Detroit’s premiere annual events, engaging an eclectic mix of women and community thought leaders. Held at one of Detroit’s chicest venues, Detroit Derby Brunch will give you the feel of being in Kentucky with art and fashion, while supporting local community non-profits.
This year’s event will support the community efforts of Doors of Success Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) organization with a mission to educate, empower and rebuild the entire family unit by engaging collaborative community partners through mentoring, entrepreneurship, life skills, outreach and other support services. (DOS) aims to improve, prevent, prepare and lead families to a successful life. The programs of Doors of Success are developed to meet the needs of residents in Metro-Detroit by offering an opportunity to regain independence and self-sufficiency.
EMPOWER WITH A PURPOSE!
This is a themed event to celebrate women!!
Created and Hosted by: Shalika Sanders
This brunch was created as a charity fundraising event in order to bring women together for empowerment, networking and the celebration of womanhood! Given each year on Kentucky Derby Day!
Bring your MOTHER, DAUGHTER, AUNT, GRANDMOTHER, GOD-MOTHER and FRIENDS!
Attire: KENTUCKY DERBY CHIC!!
Please wear your Derby Day Dresses, Gloves and your Over-the-Top Derby Hats/Fascinators!!
- Special Prize for the most creative hat
- Professional Photographer
- Hat Walk and prize for Best Dressed
Brunch will start PROMPTLY at 11:00am
Strolling Brunch Buffet
Mimosas, Bloody Mary's and Mint Juleps (Kentucky Derby Signature Beverage) will be available!!
The cost per person is $75 for Women and $45 for Girls ages 5-17 (cost is tax deductible).
Proceeds will help benefit Doors of Success Foundation!!!
For more info, please contact DetroitDerbyBrunch@gmail.com