Archive for March, 2012
Capital Area Women’s LifeStyle Magazine presented a check for more than $3,000 to the Westside Commercial Association Youth Mural Art Program on Thursday, March 9 at the Black Child & Family Institute in Lansing. The money will be used to create a mural which will be placed on the parking structure at the Sparrow St. Lawrence Campus. The money was raised during the 2011 CAWLM ‘80s Flashback Fundraiser.
The Greater Lansing Business Monthly presented the annual 2012 Entrepreneurial Awards on Thursday, March 9 at Eagle Eye Golf Club. The evening featured a cocktail hour, dinner and awards ceremony. Among the award winners was Chad Jordan of Cravings Gourmet Popcorn, LLC in Old Town who took the award for Emerging Entrepreneur.
Hosted annually by the Mid-Michigan Creative Alliance (MMCA), the local ADDY awards were held at the MSU Union on Thursday, Feb. 23. This year’s awards celebrated 2012 with an end of the world theme. Motion Marketing & Media, which publishes Capital Area Women’s LifeStyle Magazine, took home a Silver Award in Advertising Industry Self-Promotion for their Studio Crawl “Get Lit” campaign.
The MSU Museum Chocolate Party Benefit on Sunday, Feb. 26 featured dozens of local bakery and chocolate vendors serving up their best confections. Visitors to the benefit sampled chocolates and treats from the region’s leading restaurateurs and chocolatiers, and also voted for their favorites in the People’s Choice Award. Prize-winning chocolate creations were also on display from the benefit’s chocolate competition.
The second annual White Rose Gala hosted by the Links, Inc. of Lansing/East Lansing was held on Thursday, March 1 at the Spartan Club. The night featured refreshments, live entertainment and a presentation of awards. Kira Carter-Robertson of Sparrow Hospital accepted the Athena Young Professional Leadership Award while Michigan public relations firm Truscott Rossman received the Athena Organizational Leadership Award.