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Join the 11th District Annual Christmas – Hanukkah Party

December 7, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST

$30 – $500

Celebrate the season with the 11th District at our Annual Christmas – Hanukkah party supporting Veterans in the metro-Detroit area.

About this event

Join Us for the 11th District’s First Annual Christmas – Hanukkah Party

Date: December 7 (Thursday) from 6:30 to 10 p.m. (Note the doors open at 6:00 p.m.)

Location: The Lafayette Grande, One Lafayette St., Pontiac, MI 48342


Fabulous dinner buffet with all the Holiday trimmings:

  • Hand-carved Roast Beef Au Jus
  • Chicken Breast Piccata
  • Fettuccine , Creamy Manhattan Sauce with Mushrooms & Artichokes
  • Full Appetizer Buffet
  • Full Dessert Buffet
  • Complimentary Coffee, Tea, and Soft Drinks
  • Cash Bar

LIVE music

Attire: Festive Business Casual

Giving Back: This season we will be supporting our area Veterans.

Two words that should never go together: HOMELESS VETERANS.

We are working with The Volunteers of America – Veterans Housing Program. They suggested donating items such as winter clothes (larger sizes), sheets twin XL, pillows, socks (#1 item in demand), gloves/mittens, towels, outdoor footwear (any kind).

Items to gather and donate include ALL things you would expect a homeless person would need.

Bring your items with you on December 7th!

Ticket prices start at $30 (for students)

Sponsorships start at $100

NOTE: NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR. All registrations will end at noon on December 6 (Wednesday). Holders of student tickets will need to show a current student ID at the event venue sign-in.



Platinum Sponsors:

>William J. & Ann C. Rauwerdink – 11th District Chair

> Scott Saionz – 11th District Treasurer

>Sam & Lisa Harris – 11th District Executive Committee, Commercial Glass & Easy Real Estate

> Sunny Reddy – Candidate for Wayne State University Board of Governors

> Oakland County Republican Party – Join Today

> Americans For Prosperity – Michigan AFP

Gold Sponsors:

> Dr. Rob Steele, RNC National Committeeman

Silver Sponsors:

>Debbie & Robert Oestreich – 11th District Co-Chair, Think It Create It Marketing Strategy

> Liz Thompson – White Lake Precinct Delegate, 11th District Executive Committee, Co-Chair Retake OC Committee – Real Estate Salesperson

> Pat & Steve Thomas – Waterford Precinct Delegates, 11th District Executive Committee, and Re-elect Steve Thomas for Waterford Township Treasurer

>Jacob Kovacs – Farmington Hills Precinct Delegate11th District Executive Committee

>Eugene Greenstein – Farmington Hills Prcinct Delegate11th District Executive Committee, and Supporting th11th on th7th

>Thomas Bartz – Sergeant at Arms, Oakland County Republican Party

Bronze Sponsors:

> Barb Zinner – 10th District Chair – Learn more

>Jane Reichenbach

We offer 4 Levels of Sponsorships (use Eventbrite or pay by check).

• Platinum – $500 (includes 4 event tickets and five minutes to speak)

• Gold – $400 (includes 4 event tickets)

• Silver – $200 (includes 2 event tickets)

• Bronze – $100 (includes 1 event ticket)

~Each sponsorship will include the sponsor’s name on the event invitation with link to sponsor’s website or Facebook page.

~Also, your sponsorship will be proudly listed on 11th’s website (www.MI11CD.com), recognized at the December 7th event, and included in all events related District email blasts.

To pay for sponsorship by check, please contact the 11th’s Treasurer Scott at 313-244-8310.

If you cannot attend but would like to make a donation to the 11th District use this EventBrite registration link. If your donation is to support student tickets or to support Detroit’s homeless veterans, please note that in the comment section of the check out process.

Questions: Call 11th District Chair Bill Rauwerdink at 313-920-3080



December 7, 2023
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST
$30 – $500
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Lafayette Grande Banquet Facility – Traveling Chef Catering
1 Lafayette Street Pontia
Pontiac, MI 48342 United States
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