Compassionate Feast

November 4, 2022 6:30 p.m.
Michigan League Ballroom

Please join us for our 17th annual Compassionate Feast!

Highlights:

Celebrity guest Dr. Brian Hare

HSHV President & CEO Tanya Hilgendorf

Emcee Matthew Altruda of Ann Arbor’s 107.1

Vegetarian/Vegan Feast

Special guest appearance by Gordon Hilgendorf

Musical guests Chris Dupont and Kylee Phillips

Fabulous silent auction and raffle

Choose your ticket:

$200 ($160 of which is tax-deductible) – Dinner + drinks + silent auction
$350 ($310 of which is tax-deductible) – All of the above + Meet & greet with Dr. Brian Hare, signed book and picture with him
$500 ($460 of which is tax-deductible) – All of the above + a seat at Dr. Brian Hare’s table

Or see sponsorship opportunities

The Feast

Vegetarian Option

1st course ~ Michigan Harvest Salad

Baby lettuce with dried Michigan cherries, toasted spicy honey walnuts, chèvre cheese and roasted seasonal vegetables with a blueberry maple vinaigrette

 

2nd course ~ Pappardelle Pasta

Asparagus and mushroom Pappardelle pasta topped with shaved parmesan in a alfredo cream sauce with blistered parmesan tomatoes

 

3rd course ~ Tiramisu

Lady fingers dipped in espresso, then covered with a mascarpone cheese cream, topped sprinkled with cocoa

Vegan Option

1st course ~ Michigan Harvest Salad

Baby lettuce with dried Michigan cherries, toasted spicy honey walnuts, and roasted seasonal vegetables with a blueberry maple vegan vinaigrette

 

2nd course ~ Wild Mushroom Barley Risotto

Risotto barley, forest mushrooms, and thyme with glazed carrots

 

3rd course ~ Raspberry Bars

Cookie crust topped with a raspberry jam, topped with a cookie crumble and vanilla frosting drizzle

Our Featured Guest

Dr. Brian Hare
Scientist, Author, Dog Guy

Dr. Hare has spent his life tracking down clues to explain the remarkable bond between humans and canines. He is a core member of the Center of Cognitive Neuroscience and a Professor in Evolutionary Anthropology at Duke University. Dr. Hare researches the evolution of cognition, in species including primates and domestic dogs. He has published over 100 scientific papers, 3 books including New York Times Bestseller The Genius of Dogs, and hosted National Geographic Wild’s series Is Your Dog a Genius? Dr. Hare is a cofounder of the company Dognition which has helped tens of thousands of dogs be better understood by their human families.

Musical Star

Chris Dupont and Kylee Phillips

Our Emcee

Matthew Altruda

From Ann Arbor’s 107one

Thank you to our Sponsors

$10,000

Russell Video

$5,000

Leslie & Doug Quint

Taco Bell

$2,500

Martin Family Foundation
Laurie Buys, Realtor and Staging Professional

$1,000

Bank of Ann Arbor
Dominos Pizza

Tanya Hilgendorf

Homeland Solar

Jack & Ginny Sinn Family Fund

Kate Murphy & Katy Downs

Tek Wissen
Westarbor Animal Hospital

$500

Ann Arbor Remodeling

Melonie & Mike Colaianne

Columbia Asset Management
Gorgeous Gal
Harmony Dog Training
JD Lawn Service
Karnik
Meade Lexus