Commitment for a Cure Gala to raise money to fight diabetes - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Commitment for a Cure Gala to raise money to fight diabetes

Posted: Updated:
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

The astronomical costs of diagnosed diabetes has reached $245 Billion in the United States, and prevention is more critical now than ever.

To raise funds to help create awareness and to find a cure, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) in southeastern Michigan will host its 21st-annual Commitment for a Cure Gala, called Unmasked. The event will be held at the MGM Grand Hotel Detroit at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013.

The main event ($250) starts at 6:30 p.m. with a cocktail reception. Dinner and program follow at 8 p.m. The VIP reception ($350) will begin at 6:00 p.m. VIP Plus tickets ($900) include two tickets to attend the Unmasked Gala, VIP reception, a one-night stay in a luxury room at the MGM Grand the night of the event, and overnight valet service.

To purchase tickets, please call Mary Riegle at 248-433-3830 ext. 6702, or email mriegle@diabetes.org. Tickets may also be purchased online at www.diabetes.org/detroitgala.

Recipe from Morton's The Steakhouse: Pan roasted fresh Alaskan halibut with spring vegetables

Ingredients Quantity
Equipment: 8 inch sauté pan, measuring spoons, small
sauce pan
Plate ware: Hot square "Metro" plate
Service: Garnish with charred lemon half
Clarified Butter, Prepared
Alaska Halibut, fresh, 8 oz. portion
Salt, table
Pepper, black, pure ground
Butter, unsalted
Capers, drained
White wine
Salted water,
Spring Vegetables, Prepared (PR-FRESH-VEG-01)
Micro greens
Charred lemon half
1 TBL
1 portion
Approx. 1/8 tsp.
Approx. 1/16 tsp.
1 TBL
1 TBL
1 oz.
¼ cup table salt to
1 quart water
1 portion
1/10th of an ounce,
approx. 1 TBL
1 each

  • MorningsMorningsMore>>

  • Money Monday: The state of the economy

    Money Monday: The state of the economy

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:01:18 GMT
    Robert A. Dye, Chief Economist for Comerica bank offers his latest economic forecast to Murray Feldman. Play the video to heat the report. Click on the PDF to read it.
    Robert A. Dye, Chief Economist for Comerica bank offers his latest economic forecast to Murray Feldman. Play the video to heat the report. Click on the PDF to read it.
  • Detroit Gypsy Kitchen's fresh rolls & kale salad

    Detroit Gypsy Kitchen's fresh rolls & kale salad

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-07-21 13:31:51 GMT
     Get the recipes for fresh rolls and kale salad courtesy of Detroit Gypsy Kitchen located on Woodward in Detroit.
     Get the recipes for fresh rolls and kale salad courtesy of Detroit Gypsy Kitchen located on Woodward in Detroit.
  • Sweet Summertime Birmingham Block Party

    Sweet Summertime Birmingham Block Party

    Sunday, July 20 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-07-20 04:02:47 GMT
    Fox 2 News Morning LogoFox 2 News Morning Logo
    Mills Pharmacy + Apothecary is hosting a block party on July 26, 2014 at its Birmingham location.
    Mills Pharmacy + Apothecary is hosting a block party on July 26, 2014 at its Birmingham location.
Powered by WorldNow

WTTG FOX 5 & myfoxdc
5151 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Main Number: (202) 244-5151
Newsroom: (202) 895-3000
fox5tips@wttg.com

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices