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Prior to the Kentucky Derby coming up in May, a fundraiser for autoimmune diseases is being held on Saturday, April 20. The themed fundraiser is hosted by AARDA, the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association. A Derby Tea luncheon will take place at The Dearborn Inn from 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. The Dearborn Inn is located at 20301 Oakwood Blvd. in Dearborn.

Entertainment for the event includes a fashion show, featuring milliner Gena Conti's one-of-a-kind hats.

The event will raise funds to support autoimmune disease patient education programs, autoimmune research and public awareness programs. More than 100 autoimmune diseases affect 50 million people.

To order a Kentucky Derby hat, visit Gena Conti Millinery online at www.genaconti.com.

The Kentucky Derby will take place at Churchill Downs in Lexington, KY on May 4.

Online: www.kentuckyderby.com

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