Gilda’s Night of Gratitude

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Join us for The 5th Annual Gilda’s Night of Gratitude on

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Thousand Oaks Golf Club!

Click here for tickets.



This lighthearted evening is filled with big heart gratitude for YOU – our
friends and supporters of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.

Please join us as we celebrate our 2018 honorees and share our appreciation for
their support of the Gilda’s Club mission. On this special night we share our deepest gratitude by highlighting people, organizations and companies who have made a significant impact on our organization.

5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception

6:30 p.m. Dinner and Presentation of the Gilda’s Gratitude Awards & Legacy Circle Pins

7:40 p.m. Entertainment

This year’s entertainment will be provided by The Comedy Project!

The Comedy Project is a comedy and cocktails theater coming to Grand Rapids’ vibrant Westside Business District! It will feature improv, sketch and comedy variety shows, a comedy training center and private event hosting, 7 days a week.

Tickets are $50 each.  Click here to reserve your spot now!

Sponsorship opportunities are available.

For questions, contact Shawn Ruetz at or 616-453-8300 x 137


Corporate Engagement – AHC+Hospitality

This award is given to a corporate partner that demonstrates philanthropic support and encourages its employees, vendors, and community to engage with Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids through volunteerism, fundraising, leadership roles, and creating awareness of our mission and program.

Service Award – Jill Dean

This award is given to a group of any size that takes the word “service” to the next level through ongoing support of the Gilda’s Club mission, program, events, and most of all, our members.

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser – Jeff Jacobi

This award is given to an organization or group that exemplifies what it means to support Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids and the West Michigan community through innovative fundraising concepts, promoting the mission of Gilda’s Club in creative ways, and being genuine ambassadors of our organization.

Young Professional Award – Genevieve Elrod

This award is given to an individual who stands out among peers through a dedication to volunteerism, raising awareness and generating funds for the mission of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.