Yappy Hour

June 6th, 2019 | 6:30-9 PM | Meadow Brook Hall

350 Estate Drive, Rochester, MI

New in 2019: Exclusive VIP Reception for Top Sponsors

The Michigan Animal Rescue League’s Yappy Hour is the only cocktail party in Metro Detroit where your dog is welcome… and this year’s celebration will be bigger and better than ever! We’ll be taking it all the way back to when the shelter began: The 1950’s! Guests will enjoy cocktails and a strolling dinner, gourmet dog treats, red carpet photos, a silent auction, and so much more.

Reserve Tickets Purchase a Luminary Sponsor Opportunities


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Please contact Megan Cavellier at mcavellier@marleague.org with any questions or volunteer inquiries


Gold Grand Champion Sponsors
Sam & Ruby D. Caplan
Jennifer & Jeffrey Farber

Best in Show Sponsors
Karmanos Cancer Institute and McLaren Health Care

Loyal Friend Sponsors
John M. Bashur
DTE Energy

Fifth Third Bank

Sandy and Keith Kondos
Lisa & Scott Wasserman
Wright-Hurley Family

Best Buddy Sponsors
A. Alfred Taubman Foundation

Advanced Animal Chiropractic
All American Pet Resorts – Shelby Township

Comerica Bank


Cindy & Barry Howard
Huntington Bank

Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C.

Susan & Tim Lucken
Carlos & Christine Mazzorin
Dennis & Tina Mirku
Becky & Gary Sakwa
Signal Restoration Services

Good Dog Sponsors
Animal Emergency Center
Jody & Gary Astrein
Bank of Ann Arbor – Birmingham Office
Betsy Barnes
Governor Jim Blanchard & Janet Blanchard
Winston & Winifred Duncan
East Street Pilates
Etkin Real Estate Solutions
Nancy & Jim Grosfeld
Rebecca & Jake Grove
Rodney Hagenbuch
Harold G. Schaevitz Industries LLC
Brian, Rebecca, Zach, & Sloane Howard – Stage Equity Partners, LLC
Terry Kinchsular and Rick Hamann
LoVasco Consulting Group
Pawsitive Steps Rehabilitation and Therapy for Pets
Premier Pet Supply
Sigma Investment Counselors
Tama, Budaj & Raab, P.C., CPAs
Kimberly and Kenneth Whipple
Ann Wiacek
MJ & Jay Wright

Party Animal Sponsors
Dataspeed, Inc.
Beth & Jeff Davidson
Edward Eickhoff & Michael Hisala
Liz and JJ Modell
Norm & Susie Pappas
The Urban Dog


Honorary Chairs
*Cindy & Hon. Barry Howard

Cara Krupa
*Beth Davidson

Canine Co-Chairs
Sugar Krupa
Stretch Krupa
Connor Davidson


*Jody & Gary Astrein
Betsy Barnes
Tracie Berry
Hon. Jim & Janet Blanchard
Lauren & Gerald Bojanowski
*Luanne Broecker
*Ralph Caplan
Jennifer Falcinelli
Jennifer Farber
Beth Hall
*Jenny Heinrich
Connie Hogan
*Daniel Kelly
*Cindy Kenety
Lisa & Paul MacArthur
Deanna Malczewski
Christine & Carlos Mazzorin
*Jana McNair
Susan Murphy
Lois Paquin-Hoffiz
*Molly Phillips
Samantha Phillips
Jep & Michelle Street
Patricia Verduin
Stacey Walker
*Lisa Wasserman
*Kimberly & Kenneth Whipple
Ann Wiacek
Lauren Willette Strzempek
*Robin Wright
Lori Yankel

* 2019 Board of Directors

Special thanks to our MARL friends:
Union AdWorks
Love & Buttercream
Plum Market



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